Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Lois Lerner Bombshell: She Loved Instant-Messaging System Because It Didn't Save Her Messages

Disgraced former IRS official Lois Lerner loved the agency’s "Office Communication Server" (OCS) specifically because it left no record of her messages during the period in which her department was targeting conservative and tea party groups...

(Daily Caller) The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) used an instant-messaging system that did not automatically save the messages they sent, according to newly released emails obtained by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

"I was cautioning folks about email and how we have had several occasions where Congress has asked for emails and there has been an electronic search for responsive emails — so we need to be cautious about what we say in emails," Lerner wrote in an email to co-workers.

Lerner asked colleagues whether the OCS system automatically archives its messages. A colleague advised that it does not, but that the "save" function does exist within OCS, and "to treat the conversation as if it could/is being saved somewhere."...

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