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Palin On Obama’s IRS Attack Dog: ‘Will We Stand For This?’

May 27, 2013 by  

Palin On Obama’s IRS Attack Dog: ‘Will We Stand For This?’

Sarah Palin has written a few guest columns for Breitbart, but Wednesday’s piece on what the Internal Revenue Service-Tea Party scandal means for every American is by far the best.

Palin talks about how, since the beginning of the Tea Party movement in 2006, Constitutional conservatives have successfully been marginalized in the press, despite the fact that the Administration of President Barack Obama evidently has considered the true conservative movement a far greater threat to his own agenda, and his political ambition, than he ever did mainstream establishment Republicans.

That’s evidenced, a companion story by Craig Shirley points out, by the fact that the IRS targeted only Tea Party-type nonprofits over at least the past two years, passing over run-of-the mill Republican groups — taking for granted  that establishment Republicans were never an impediment to liberalism under Obama:

The unspoken 600-pound gorilla in the room is that the IRS did not go after Republican Party groups. There has been some noise made in that direction, but it is just that — noise. The real IRS vendetta was aimed at the Tea Party movement and not at the myriad GOP inside-the-beltway groups like American Crossroads or Americans for Job Security or any of the other interlocking GOP seen as front groups for corporate America.

…The Republican Establishment is pea green with envy but also embarrassment “that the IRS did not think them worthy of harassing, or even worse, on the same side as the IRS. In other words, the IRS saw the GOP as too feckless to worry about. Either explanation is not very appealing for the national Republicans.”

Now, says Palin, more Americans are seeing the sinister side of enabling the IRS to enforce Obama’s social policies, exactly as the Tea Party called it, back when everyone thought small-government conservatives who bothered to organize were just a bunch of stone-throwing kooks:

Please remember that some of us warned America about the dangers of having the IRS play such a big role with the administration of Obamacare. We were laughed at and mocked relentlessly back then. It sure doesn’t seem funny now, does it?

This IRS scandal is especially terrible because Americans live in fear of the IRS like no other entity because this monstrous bureaucracy has the power to take your hard-earned money. Your wages are the sum of your labors; hence, the IRS has the power to steal the fruits of your labors. Average Americans live in fear of making an error on their tax returns that could cost them massive amounts of money, plus their reputation and good name.  If a small business makes a mistake, the IRS can shut them down and send them to jail.

The IRS has always been the face of intimidating and controlling big government. Now it’s the face of corrupt big government that actively attacks the people it is supposed to serve. This isn’t the change America was hoping for, Mr. President, but it certainly is transformative.

The collective disgust — and it’s coming, now, from true conservatives, liberals and everyone in between — over the ease with which a Presidential Administration can now wield aloof, dispassionate Federal agencies against the people should catalyze a majority against the Orwellian reality of big government power.

These Obama administration scandals are a sad and stark reminder that only limited government can ensure liberty. At our core, we Americans just want to be left alone to live freely, peacefully, and productively.

… It’s time for all Americans to stand together and join in the growing outraged chorus that looks at our out-of-control government and says, “Enough is enough!”

Read the full commentary at Breitbart and pass it along.

Ben Bullard

Reconciling the concept of individual sovereignty with conscientious participation in the modern American political process is a continuing preoccupation for staff writer Ben Bullard. A former community newspaper writer, Bullard has closely observed the manner in which well-meaning small-town politicians and policy makers often accept, unthinkingly, their increasingly marginal role in shaping the quality of their own lives, as well as those of the people whom they serve. He argues that American public policy is plagued by inscrutable and corrupt motives on a national scale, a fundamental problem which individuals, families and communities must strive to solve. This, he argues, can be achieved only as Americans rediscover the principal role each citizen plays in enriching the welfare of our Republic.

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  • cmae

    Thank you Sara Palin, this is a serious wake up call to ALL Americans, and that massive complex in Utah needs to also be addressed as well as this to affects ALL Americans. Thank You.

    • Ron r

      Thank you shara Palin for the comfort you gave the Mich basketball team. That lady is an idiot.

  • bruno

    Yes we will stand for this, Sarah. We have foresaken our principles, surrendered to willfull ignorance, and tolerate a Congress of political leaders who are all complicit in big government.
    ….and Republicans continue to do nothing to either save the Party or reverse the corruption of our Country.

  • http://Yahoo LB Duncan

    You are a very important asset to your party and the American People. Keep up the good fight. ☝

    God Bless you and our beloved Nation

    James Duncan
    Combat Veteran

    p.s I was led by God to read “The Harbinger” by Johnathan Cahn. I know you will enjoy it!!!

  • Tom T

    This administration is intentionally pushing all the buttons to force the American people to rise up and fight the government. It seems that the “national security force just as well funded as the military” is a mix of IRS, DHS, FEMA, EPA and HHS. Combined, this covers control over every aspect of our lives. They can control your environment, healthcare, money, food. To quote Aulinsky, “You don’t deal with dissent, you crush it.”. I can’t think of a better way to do this.

    Never in my life did I ever think we could have gotten to the place in this country where expecting our government to follow the Constitution and only spend what it takes in would get you labeled as an extremist and a radical!

    • Ron r

      First ,Palin is a wack job who’s no smarter than a 6 year old. Second,when a group who calls for th overthrow of the government ask for tax except stadus I would hope they are checked closely. If this were the 60s they would be Hoover targets,like he

    • Ron r

      First ,Palin is a wack job who’s no smarter than a 6 year old. Second,when a group who calls for th overthrow of the government ask for tax except stadus I would hope they are checked closely. If this were the 60s they would be Hoover targets,like he panthers were.

    • Ron r

      Surely you can’t be serious!!!!!!

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  • vertigo

    Im seeing the same tactics over at ssa.

  • http://yahoo michael rice

    what gets me is that everyone says they sre so upset with all of these scandals snd we are told they sre going to get to the bottom of the problems but they keep dragging their feet and do nothing. not one will come right out and say thst obama is lying. it is easy to see thst he is a liar! i think all
    senators,representstives&news people are
    afraid of this creep! the
    democrsts sre an evil party will do anything to take down this country

  • Chuck

    More really shows how both parties are working together I’m many respects. .. both fear TeaParty!

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