Statement: Cause of Action responds to Rep. Levin and Cummings on IRS investigating ACORN-related groups

Yesterday, the House Ways and Means Committee released new documents claiming “IRS Scrutiny of Progressive Groups,” by highlighting the IRS’ attention to ACORN and its successors. Dan Epstein, Cause of Action’s executive director responded: “Rep. Levin and Rep. Cummings are claiming that the IRS targeted ACORN in the same fashion […]

The Washington Free Beacon: Report: 170 ACORN-affiliated groups still active

Read the full article here. Washington Free Beacon “Cause of Action, a nonprofit government watchdog group, recently identified174 active or rebranded ACORN affiliates, as well as organizations that share former ACORN staff. The groups shared the same physical location, leadership or staff, or tax ID number as old ACORN chapters, […]

174 Hidden ACORN Chapters Still Exist

  After the Association of Community Organizers for Reform Now (ACORN) was shut down in 2010, was there really an end to the scandals and abuse of taxpayer funding for which the organization had become known? Cause of Action recently published a list of “still-active ACORN entities, ACORN allies, and rebranded ACORN […]

Washington Examiner: Report: ACORN network still active under new names

Read the full story here. Washington Examiner “But that doesn’t mean it vanished from the landscape altogether. The nonprofit watchdog group Cause of Action published a list today of “still-active ACORN entities, ACORN allies, and rebranded ACORN organizations.” The connections between these groups and the old ACORN groups include: having […]

CoA Uncovers Still-Active ACORN Entities, ACORN Allies, and Rebranded ACORN Organizations

  List of Still-Active ACORN Entities, ACORN Allies, and Rebranded ACORN Organizations 1825 Atlantic MHANY, Inc. 4415 San Jacinto Street Corporation 5301 McDougall Corporation 730 Rockaway MHANY, Inc. A Community Voice (ACV) ACORN Community Land Association of Pennsylvania ACORN Community Land Association, Inc. ACORN Global Enterprises, L3C ACORN Loan Program […]

Breitbart.com: Watchdog Group Calls on IRS to Investigate Re-Branded TX ACORN Branch

Read the full article here. Breitbart “The latest, according to the taxpayer watchdog group Cause of Action, is ACORN’s former Texas chapter, which is using “a new name and a scheme to collect donations and divert them for political use in a way that abuses tax laws governing charitable organizations.” […]

Fox News: Taxpayer watchdog calls on IRS to probe re-branded Texas ACORN branch

Read the full story here/ Fox News “Cause of Action, a nonprofit taxpayer watchdog, charged in a letter to the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration that the tax-exempt Texas Organizing Project (TOP), formed from the ashes of scandal-ridden ACORN, is using money funneled to it by a closely associated […]

Big Government: FOIA Shows Link Between ACORN and NLRB

FOIA Shows Link Between ACORN and NLRB “Cause of Action, a nonpartisan group that seeks more transparency in government, recently discovered e-mails through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) that show linkages between top National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) executives and ACORN, the liberal community organizing group Andrew Breitbart helped […]

“Friends like these” NLRB email suggests ACORN, Union ties to the Board

how can i get my ex girlfriend back An email produced via FOIA to Cause of Action in documents regarding the Boeing case before the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) suggests a close relationship among union leaders, ACORN, and the NLRB. In an email dated Wednesday, April 27, 2011, in […]

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