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A sign stands outside the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building on May 24, 2013 in Washington, DC. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

DC IRS Supervisor Admits Scrutinizing Tea Party Groups’ Applications

An Internal Revenue Service supervisor in Washington says she was personally involved in scrutinizing some of the earliest applications from Tea Party groups seeking tax-exempt status, including some requests that languished for more than a year without action.