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Were There Valid Reasons for the IRS to Scrutinize Tea Party Groups?

05/21/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday)
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On this edition of WMNF's Radioactivity Rob Lorei interviews Stephanie Mencimer who is a staff writer for Mother Jones Magazine. She recently wrote a piece about why some Tea party groups should have been given scrutiny by the IRS.

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Conservative groups protest at Tampa IRS building listen

05/21/13 Roberto Roldan
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday
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As part of a series of nationwide protests, over one hundred concerned citizens lined the east and westbound lanes of Columbus Drive, outside of the Tampa IRS building this afternoon. Local conservative organizations stood with signs and megaphones calling on the federal government to hold the IRS accountable.

Members from Tampa Bay area Tea Party and 9-12 groups held signs and flags to speak out against extra scrutiny that the IRS has given to conservative groups. Sharon Calvert, co-found...

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Senator Rubio tells Tampa audience recent Obama administration scandals are due to political culture listen

05/20/13 Naveen Sultan
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday
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Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) spoke in Tampa on Saturday, but instead of focusing on immigration reform he railed against the recent IRS, AP and Benghazi scandals. At the Hillsborough County Republican Party’s annual Lincoln Day Dinner Rubio said he is concerned about excessive government. He said the Obama administration’s criticism of the GOP has created a culture of politics that is responsible for these scandals.

“When you go around demonizing your opponents, when you go around tel...

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The IRS Scrutinized Liberal and Conservative Groups; Which Got the Most Publicity?

05/15/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday)
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Today on Radioactivity, host Rob Lorei took a closer look into the investigation on the IRS for its scrutiny of the Tea Party. His guest, a Tea Party media spokesperson went into further detail about the party's stance on the report. The show also touched on the role of the IRS during the Bush administration and how they went after peace, civil rights and environmental groups.

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[The Los Angeles Times is reporting this morning](http://www.latimes.com/news/nati...

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WMNF's Annual Tax Advice Call-In Show Part II

03/20/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday)
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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. I'm Rob Lorei. Coming up today we'll hear part two of our live tax advice program Three CPA's join us today: Phil Scheidt, Andy Mason and Robin Hittchens. They all practice locally and are here to give you some advice about filling out your federal income taxes. This is a live show and we are waiting for your calls and e-mails.

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Annual Tax Advice Call-In Show Part Two

03/21/12 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday)
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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. I'm Rob Lorei. Coming up we'll have part two of our annual tax call-in show. Our guests are three CPA's- Phil Scheidt, Robin Hitchens and Andy Mason.

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Annual Tax Call-in Show Part One

03/20/12 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday)
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Good morning, I'm Rob Lorei. Welcome to our annual tax-call in show on which three local CPA's will be giving you advice on filling out your income tax forms this year.

Our guests are Phil Scheidt who is the station's accountant, Lee Hewitt and Malcolm Hayes.

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Prosperity Campaign kicks off free tax filing program for low income households listen

01/20/12 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday
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Workers in Statue of Liberty and Uncle Sam costumes have started to appear on street corners. That means tax season is here. An organization that prepares taxes for free for low income individuals and families kicked off their campaign at Hillsborough Community College this morning.

The Prosperity Campaign of Hillsborough County connects low income families with programs to help them gain financial stability and find access to quality healthcare. This time of year they also push The Vol...

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Annual tax call-in show part two

03/23/11 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Wednesday)
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Good morning, welcome to part two of our annual tax call-in series. Today, we're joined by Andy Mason and Phil Scheidt, two CPA's who are here to take your phone calls and e-mails about filling out your federal income tax forms.

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Annual Tax Call In Show Part One

03/22/11 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday)
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Good morning, welcome to our annual tax call-in show. I'm Rob Lorei. Coming up we'll open the phones and take your tax questions. Our guests are 3 CPAs: Phil Scheidt, Malcolm Hayes and Lee Hewitt. They have been generously donating their time for these call-in tax advice shows for more than two decades.

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