Cincinnati

NSA Probe of TeaParty Purely Political

Steve Lisak, The Columbia Dispatch

The Liberty Township Tea Party (OH) was instructed by the IRS to answer 35 questions in its tax-exempt application. One was “Provide details regarding your relationship with Justin Binik-Thomas (a Cincinnati-area tea-party activist).” The tea party has had only phone conversations with him. The NSA was the only agency with access to that data. So the NSA must have used the info.

IRS in DC Admits Handling Tea Party

Tony Lee, Breitbart

An IRS supervisor based in Washington says she personally handled 20-30 Tea Party applications.