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The latest on the IRS’  targeting of Tea Party groups for extra reviews, the Louisville Metro Animal Services director leaves after less than two years on the job, Kentucky Derby winner Orb vies for a Preakness Stakes win and much, much more—today on Byline.

WFPL’s Phillip M. Bailey and Kentucky Public Radio’s Kenny Colston will give the IRS/Tea Party situation.

WFPL’s Devin Katayama and Leo Weekly’s Joe Sonka will discuss a religious group’s meeting that included discussions of how educators can talk about faith with students.

Later, Devin will discuss the Dalai Lama’s visit to Louisville.

Jennie Rees, turf writer for The Courier-Journal, will call in from Baltimore as Orb—starting on the rail—tries to win the second leg of the Triple Crown. 

I’ll discuss what’s next after the resignation of Louisville Metro Animal Services director Justin Scully. 

We’ll also have a feature on a historic Bardstown home that’s at risk and a Louisville woman who participated in sit-ins for Civil Rights shares her story—plus more.

It’s a crowded field for Byline. Tune in at 1 p.m. today 89.3 or stream at WFPL.org.