Sharpton: $14 Million Wasted Investigating 'Phony' IRS Scandal

February 28, 2014 | 6:21 PM EST

MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation” host Rev. Al Sharpton on Thursday complained that the government wasted $14 million investigating what he called the “phony” IRS scandal, adding that despite over a dozen congressional hearings and hundreds of employees responding to the probe, the investigation “turned up nothing.”