Video, Day 2: Watch the *House* IRS Hearing With Me


UPDATE — for those who want to watch the *House* Oversight Committee hearing today on the IRS targeting conservative groups (including pro-life groups and the pro-marriage group NOM), please click here.

I’m still tweeting my observations about the hearings and story occasionally.


I just tuned into this live video feed of the Senate Finance Committee hearing. I’m proud to see Senators on both sides of the aisle asking tough questions.

I’m tweeting some of my reactions.

Government works best when it works for the people — not simply against the other party:

(I realize the video appears to be one of the Oklahoma tornado — that is the Washington Post’s live feed error. Please join me in praying for those who were in the path of the storm!)

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Thomas Peters, 31, grew up in Southern California and attended college in Michigan. He has two graduate degrees in theology. He began his award-winning American Papist blog in 2006, which went on to become one of the most popular Catholic blogs in America. He was one of a handful of Americans invited to the Vatican’s first-ever Bloggers’ Meeting in Rome. Peters has appeared in dozens of TV, radio and online media outlets over the years discussing the intersection of Catholicism and political activism, debating topics related to life, family and religious freedom, in addition to writing and speaking about the future of social media and online organizing. Since 2010, he has served as an advisor to He and his wife Natalie live in Washington DC. You can follow him on Twitter @AmericanPapist.

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