Archives for May 2013

Jon Corzine: The rogue trader that is too big to jail

More than two years after MF Global blew up and vaporized customer money, the CFTC and CFTC Chair Gary Gensler are finally receiving scrutiny for their actions during MF Global’s bankruptcy. The CFTC’s watchdog said Gensler was intimately involved with the events leading up to the collapse, but only decided to […]

HARDI Responds to Motion Opposing Its Standing in Court

A press release from HARDI and reposted here: HARDI Responds to Motion Opposing Its Standing in Court Columbus, Ohio – Heating, Air-conditioning & Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI) submitted a court filing Tuesday, May 28, 2013, in the Regional Efficiency Standards lawsuit in the U.S. Court of Appeals. This filing is in […]

The ABCs of the IRS Scandal

    Last Thursday, Dan Epstein, Cause of Action’s executive director appeared on WDEL’s The Rick Jensen Show to talk about the scandal surrounding  the IRS’s exempt organizations unit and recent discoveries it specifically targeted conservative organizations when applying for the tax-exempt 501(c)(4) status. Rick asked the questions and Dan […]

Dan Epstein on WDEL 5/23/2013

  Dan Epstein discusses IRS scandal on WDEL 5/23/2013

Dan Epstein on KNSI 5/21/2013

  Executive Director Dan Epstein discusses IRS scandal on KNSI    

Dan Epstein on WIBA 5/20/2013

  Executive Director Dan Epstein discusses the IRS scandal on WIBA    

CoA Applauds Hatch-Baucus Letter to IRS

Cause of Action applauds the joint effort of Ranking Member Hatch and Chairman Baucus of the Senate Finance Committee for seeking the facts from the IRS. “Targeting applicants for tax-exempt status using political labels threatens to undermine the public’s trust in the IRS,” the letter stated. Read the full letter […]