A Senate panel would boost funding for the IRS, calling the cut sought by the House counterproductive.
George told a congressional panel that he worked the 1980 Democratic National Convention and helped found the Howard University College Democrats.
The new information comes from a congressional interview with an IRS attorney.
Congressional investigators have discovered IRS training materials that prove the agency didn't just screen for tea party organizations.
Congressional investigators have spent the past several months interviewing employees from the IRS offices in both regions.
The IRS screened for progressive groups too. So what was so "inappropriate" about its review policies?
The resolution deals with IRS official Lois Lerner declaring herself innocent before invoking her Fifth Amendment right.
President Obama ordered the review after an IG report faulted the IRS for inappropriate behavior toward tax-exemption applicants.
The group made a series of recommendations for improving the IRS in its mid-year report to Congress.
Senate Democrats revealed that the term "progressive" was among the IRS's search criteria in the agency's controversial targeting effort.