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S.RES.487: A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr. should appoint a special counsel or prosecutor to investigate the targeting of conservative nonprofit groups by the Internal Revenue Service.

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Sponsor Ted Cruz, R-Texas
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced June 26, 2014
Latest Major Action June 26, 2014
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Bill Summary

Expresses the sense of the Senate that Attorney General Eric H. Holder, Jr. should appoint a special counsel or prosecutor, with meaningful independence, to investigate the targeting of conservative nonprofit advocacy groups by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

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Date Description
June 26, 2014 Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (text of measure as introduced: CR S4163-4164)