Our audit did not find evidence that the IRS used the "Progressives" identifier as selection criteria for potential political cases between May 2010 and May 2012…From,
The inappropriate criteria used to select potential political cases for review did not include the term "Progressives."
J. Russell George
Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration
June 26, 2013
Full letter here.
The Democrats' attempt to make the IRS corruption appear apolitical is worse than the original crime, "We know they did it, but we don't care."