A group called “Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington” has filed a complaint (see pdf) with the IRS, contending the Living Word Christian Center violated the tax code (non-profits and political campaigns) when the church’s pastor personally endorsed her candidacy before Bachmann gave a speech to the assembled.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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