What are the political implications of the IRS targeting Tea Party groups?

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File photo: Tea Party activist William Temple, dressed as a patriot, arrives for the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor.
File photo: Tea Party activist William Temple, dressed as a patriot, arrives for the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor.
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Political columnist for the Washington Post, Dana Milbank, and staff reporter for Mother Jones, Andy Kroll, discuss the IRS and Mark Sanford with msnbc’s Alex Witt. They comment on the political implications of the IRS targeting Tea Party groups ahead of the 2012 election. Both talk about the role of the GOP in Mark Sanford’s South Carolina Congressional win.

What are the political implications of the IRS targeting Tea Party groups?

Updated