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The Late Edition: May 21, 2013

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Today’s Taxpayer News!

The House plans to vote tomorrow on moving forward with the Keystone XL pipeline, an economically beneficial project which NTU and a wide coalition of interests support.

In the midst of unraveling the IRS’s targeting of conservative groups, it has also come to light that the agency improperly gained access to millions of personal health records, calling into question its upcoming role in implementing “Obamacare.” Read the full story from the Heartland Institute.

A Washington Post-ABC News poll released today finds that 56 percent of those polled believe the IRS intentionally singled out conservative groups for unfair treatment, says The Hill.