Yes, the Obama IRS actually demanded a Tea Party group to provide details of a rally with Newt Gingrich. The group was that was seeking non-profit status.
This question was asked of one to a Tea Party groups by the IRS:
29.) Provide details regarding the townhall(sp) planned on February –, 2012 with Newt Gingrich.
Then there’s this:
One other group from Ohio, who at least yet doesn’t want to be named and hasn’t given out the letter said this:
When one group listed a book club as one of their group’s activities on their application, the IRS requested what types of books they would be reading along with book reports.