Hawaii Political Info introduction: Catherine Engelbrecht
applied for tax-exempt status for a conservative group and was soon visited multiple times by the IRS, OSHA, ATF and FBI
That's multiple visits per agency.
was fined $25,000 by OSHA
Instead of slinking away, she
courageously appeared before the House Oversight And Government Reform Committee on the IRS'
alleged targeting of conservative groups applying for tax-exempt status.
Testifying before the committee was Catherine Engelbrecht, founder of the King Street Patriots.
opening testimony, Engelbrecht
recounted the close scrutiny her
family and her
small business underwent from multiple federal agencies soon after she
applied for her
group's tax-exempt status, suggesting that the reviews may have been politically motivated.