About that “Obama is a Muslim” meme…

Posted: August 26, 2010 in Uncategorized

In a lawsuit filed in federal court yesterday, the pro-Israel group Z Street alleges that it has been discriminated against. Z Street says, in its complaint, that was “informed explicitly by an IRS Agent on July 19, 2010, that approval of Z STREET’s application for tax-exempt status has been at least delayed, and may be denied because of  a special IRS policy in place regarding organizations in any way connected with Israel, and further that the applications of many such Israel-related organizations have been assigned to ‘a special unit in the D.C. office to determine whether the organization’s activities contradict the Administration’s public policies.'”

Ben Smith of Politico has received word from the IRS that they will not commenting on this allegation: “The IRS, by law, cannot comment on specific charities or even confirm whether a specific exemption request exists.”

Would this action fit or be any different if he were?

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