Obama Administration Continues To Fight Against Transparency

By: Monday March 17, 2014 8:36 am

Despite promising to be the most transparent administration in history, the administration under President Barack Obama has fought against disclosing public records and sought to slow and restrain the process of releasing records it had to. Another broken promise. An analysis by the Associated Press revealed the lack of transparency which – paired with the [...]

DEA Partnered With Guzman’s Mexican Drug Cartel For Over A Decade

By: Thursday March 13, 2014 8:32 am

Another dark alliance? According to an investigation by El Universal between 2002 and 2012 the DEA had an arrangement with Mexico’s Sinaloa drug cartel that allowed the organization to smuggle billions of dollars of drugs while Sinaloa provided information on rival cartels. The Sinaloa Cartel was led at that time by recently arrested Joaquin “El [...]

Patriot Act Author Wants Clapper Prosecuted For Lying To Congress

By: Friday December 6, 2013 10:16 am

Patriot Act author Rep. James Sensenbrenner (R-WI) wants DNI James Clapper fired and prosecuted for lying to Congress. During testimony under oath Clapper lied to Senator Ron Wyden about the NSA’s spying programs that involved scooping up information from Americans. “Lying to Congress is a federal offense, and Clapper ought to be fired and prosecuted [...]

Department Of Justice Confirms Wikileaks Investigation

By: Tuesday June 25, 2013 5:41 am

After years of ducking questions and some questionable congressional testimony it appears the Justice Department has finally confirmed that its War on Journalism does include Wikileaks. According to the New York Times the investigation is extensive. Interviews with government agents, prosecutors and others familiar with the WikiLeaks investigation, as well as an examination of court [...]

Associated Press: Sources Won’t Talk Anymore

By: Thursday June 20, 2013 6:14 am

Apparently the war on whistle-blowers is working as the  CEO of the Associated Press now says sources will no longer talk out of fear. It seems the program of intimidation by the Obama Administration is a success. Associated Press president Gary Pruitt on Wednesday slammed the Department of Justice for acting as “judge, jury and [...]

Obama Administration Officials Using Secret Email Accounts

By: Thursday June 6, 2013 8:00 am

As the Obama Administration is caught seizing everyone’s phone records it seems scrutiny is only for outsiders. The Associated Press is reporting that officials within the Obama Administration are using secret email accounts making it more difficult for reporters to know where to request public information. Some of President Barack Obama’s political appointees are using [...]

Wikileaks Case May Prove Holder Lied To Congress

By: Wednesday May 29, 2013 9:03 am

Attorney General Eric Holder could not have been more clear in his sworn testimony before Congress – he had never even heard of a potential prosecution of the press for the disclosure of material. JOHNSON: I yield the balance of my time to you. HOLDER: I would say this with regard to potential prosecution of [...]

Did Attorney General Eric Holder Lie To Congress Under Oath?

By: Friday May 24, 2013 1:46 pm

During Attorney General Eric Holder’s testimony before the House Oversight Committee he made an interesting statement in response to a question from Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA): JOHNSON: I yield the balance of my time to you. HOLDER: I would say this with regard to potential prosecution of the press for the disclosure of material. That [...]

Media Matters Offers Odd Apologetic For Press Spying

By: Friday May 24, 2013 11:25 am

During the Bush years Media Matters offered some of the most insightful and well-researched critiques of the executive branch produced. Now that a Democrat is in the White House the tune has changed and none more so than on executive branch abuses of power. Today, Media Matters offered a dishonest apologetic masquerading as a condemnation of two reported [...]

Obama Administration Also Seized Phone Records Of Fox News

By: Wednesday May 22, 2013 5:46 am

The Associated Press were not the only ones to have their phone records seized by the government as it was revealed Tuesday that Fox News had their phone records seized as part of the Obama Administration’s war on whistleblowers. After being labeled a “co-conspirator” Fox News reporter James Rosen was targeted for doing basic journalism. [...]

GOP’s Benghazi Obsession Giving Cover To Actual Scandals

By: Monday May 20, 2013 12:03 pm

The Republican Party, despite making its one salient point (politicizing intelligence during an election) long ago, simply refuses to let the Benghazi attack fade. Whether the motivation to continue comes from some vague hope in snagging Hillary Clinton in a 2016 attack ad worthy story or just a lingering fetish from the Bush years of [...]

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