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San Fran new media ban.
Slowly, slowly, it dawns on the masses that Hope and Change ain’t what it was cracked up to be: The Obama administration is refusing to release government records on its “cash-for-clunkers” rebate program that would substantiate—or undercut—White House claims of the program’s success, even as the president presses the Senate for a quick vote for […]
The Obama vampires strike again. My latest column focuses on the White House evasion of public disclosure rules through off-site lobbyist meetings at D.C. coffee houses. But first, here are some handy Team Obama transparency-sabotaging reminders for you drawing on Culture of Corruption and the mountain of previous blog posts here that have documented Team […]
SOTU open thread: Blame the lobbyists! Fund high-speed rail boondoggles! Spending freeze plan met with near-silence, laughter; disses SCOTUS in front of SCOTUS
Scroll for updates/liveblogging… We’re an hour and a half away from President Obama’s Swagga Recovery Speech. He’s going to get his mojo back, we’re told, by acknowledging missteps — and then dumping the blame on lobbyists. Seriously. I know a lot of folks are organizing SOTU drinking games. But I don’t need the headache. This […]
Here’s a good video summation of one of this year’s resounding lietmotifs: Obama lied, transparency died.
Barack Obama has always been a protectionist double-dealer. During the campaign season, he attacked John McCain for driving foreign cars. Never mind that among the 18 members of Obama’s auto task force and their staff, only two own American vehicles. He also unveiled a “Buy American” logo to attack McCain as a hypocrite for embracing […]
Looks like we have another entry for my “Obama lied, transparency died” files, via Fox News: The Scottish government told FOX News Tuesday that the U.S. government refuses to allow them to release details of any communication between Scotland and the U.S. over al-Megrahi’s release. A source with the Scottish government, speaking on condition of […]
Obama lied, transparency died!
From the House GOP Conference Secretary’s office: Democrats Gag Debate on Failure to Follow House Rules (WASHINGTON, DC) – In an astonishing acceleration of the stifling of debate and transparency in the House, Democrats tonight voted to adjourn and gag the planned special orders speeches of U.S. Representatives John Carter (R-TX) and Steve King (R-IA). […]
Same old, same old. Well, you were warned. In December, I raised the alarm over Obama eco-czar’s transparency-undermining, document-deleting habits. I wrote back then: “If fiscal conservatives, sound science advocates, and businesses don’t raise a stink about Browner’s crooked background, they deserve everything that’s coming to them.” Now, Mark Tapscott at the Examiner reports: Carol […]
BWAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA. That was the reaction of Democrat House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer to the idea that members of Congress would actually read the health care takeover bill before voting on it: “If every member pledged to not vote for it if they hadn’t read it in its entirety, I think we would have very few […]