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a trio of stories about betrayal of the public trust: 

Obama’s trail of broken promises
The prophet of hope now doesn’t even bother with explanations when he reneges on his campaign pledges.
By David Sirota

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Obama nominee withdrawing over interrogations
 
President Obama has, reportedly, lost another high-level nominee. The latest to go is Philip Mudd, who was tapped to be under secretary of intelligence and analysis at the Department of Homeland Security.

During the Bush administration, Mudd had served for a time as deputy director of the Office of Terrorism Analysis at the CIA. According to the Associated Press, in that position, he had direct knowledge of the administration’s interrogation program………..>>

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Glenn Greenwald       

Are House Democrats about to block Obama’s new secrecy law?

………….For more on why this new secrecy law is so dangerous, see my post here; even The Washington Post Editorial Page excoriated the amendment and Obama’s support for it…..>>

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Written by laudyms

June 6, 2009 at 4:57 pm

Posted in Liberty, Politics

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