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Maine Gov. calls IRS 'New Gestapo'...

2 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Gov. Paul LePage used his weekly radio address to blast President Obama's health care law and described the Internal Revenue Service as the "new Gestapo." The IRS description was a reference to a provision in the Affordable Care Act that requires Americans not insured by their employers or Medicaid to buy health insurance or pay an annual penalty when filing their tax returns.
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Republican Governor Calls IRS The ‘New Gestapo’

US Politics / Liberal : The Wonk Room (2 years ago)

In his weekly radio address, Maine Governor Paul LePage compared the Internal Revenue Service to the Gestapo, “Nazi Germany’s official secret police under Adolph Hitler, who imprisoned and murdered thousands of people without cause.... Read Post

Maine gov calls IRS the new 'Gestapo'

US Politics / US Elections : CNN Political Ticker (2 years ago)

(CNN) – Maine Democrats pounced on Gov. Paul LePage this weekend for referring to the Internal Revenue Service as the "Gestapo" in his weekly radio address on Saturday. In a speech blasting the Supreme Court's recent decision to uph... Read Post

Maine Gov Likens Obama to Hitler

US Politics / Liberal : Drudge Retort Weblog (2 years ago)

Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) used his weekly radio address to blast President Obama's health care law and compared the Internal Revenue Service to Nazis. "We the people have been told there is no choice," he said. "We must buy health ... Read Post


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