WASHINGTON— The head of the House Oversight Committee said Thursday it "defies any sense of logic" that IRS employees mistakenly erased computer backup tapes containing thousands of emails related to the tax agency's tea party scandal. The IRS inspector general told the committee that IRS workers erased hundreds of computer backup tapes that "most likely"...» Read More
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