(McClatchy News Service) The Republican National Committee Wednesday formally requested a series of documents related to the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative groups.
The request, filed under the federal Freedom of Information Act, seeks a host of data, including "any and all documents and correspondence" between Treasury officials and the White House from January 1, 2010 and Monday. The documents would include terms like tea party and patriot.
The RNC also wants documents related to "be on the lookout criteria" the IRS used.
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