WASHINGTON — Catholic writer and professor Anne Hendershott wanted the public to know that Obamacare funds abortions.
So she wrote a series of articles critical of the Affordable Care Act in March of 2010.
In May of that year, the IRS called.
Hendershott finds herself among an emerging class of taxpayers who believe they were targets of special scrutiny and intimidation by the Internal Revenue Service for political reasons.
The federal government’s tax-collection agency apologized on May 10 for targeting groups with “tea party” and/or “patriot” in their names, but growing numbers of Catholics claim they were also singled out for pro-life activities.
The IRS didn’t tell...READ MORE