Efforts to pass a bill that would allow the IRS to deny travel rights to U.S. citizens who the feds merely claim owe $50,000 or more in delinquent taxes represents a de facto move to revoke the citizenship of Americans without due process and in complete violation of the Constitution.
Thanks to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a recently passed Senate bill, the suitably Orwellian entitled ‘Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act’, includes a provision that allows the federal government to revoke passports of Americans accused of owing back taxes.
And it would NEVER be abused, oh no...
A: Any politician who votes for this should be taken out of office. Preferably immediately, after suitable application of petroleum and avian products.
B: Any government agent who wants this power should be fired immediately. And barred from ever again working for a .gov agency.
C: ARE there enough lampposts in DC?