Part 59 of 70 in the series Terry McAuliffe, carmogul
By Tori Richards and Earl Glynn | Watchdog.org
ALEXANDRIA, Va — Long before his startup green-car business ran into a series of scandals, Terry McAuliffe was trustee of a world-famous charity that in two straight years burned through $317 million in donations and grants and ended up [...]
By Carten Cordell │ Watchdog.org, Virginia Bureau
ALEXANDRIA — A lawsuit against the IRS for selected political screening of nonprofits added 16 new plaintiffs Tuesday, bringing the total to 41 conservative and tea party groups seeking to sue the federal government.
The lawsuit, brought by the American Center for Law and Justice on May 29, seeks undisclosed [...]
By Tori Richards | Watchdog.org
SAN JOSE, Calif. – To hear the broad-minded liberal activists gathered here tell it, conservatives are easy to spot: they’re the “wealthy” “white men” who want to block women’s health care, rob senior citizens of their pensions, and limit the right of Americans to vote.
Ye shall know these conservatives by their wrongness.
By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
SANTA FE — The Albuquerque Tea Party has joined a federal lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service and other federal government entities over allegations the IRS singled out conservative groups and delayed determining their requested non-profit status.
“We are in the lawsuit,” Albuquerque Tea Party president Rick Harbaugh told New Mexico [...]Read More →
By Calvin Thompson | Colorado Watchdog
DENVER — In the wake of the Internal Revenue Service profiling scandal, a Colorado tea party chapter now says it was given extra scrutiny by the tax-collecting agency after it applied for non-profit status.Read More →