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Gibbs: I Was Instructed Not to Even Acknowledge the Drone Program to the Press

TROUBLED_CALIFORNIAN Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 3:56 PM
and what difference would it make to a moron like YOU? You think the top secret papers from the Bush era just materialized in someones mailbox? You're not really stupid enough to believe that, are you?

President Barack Obama -- January 21, 2009:


The way to make government responsible is to hold it accountable. The way to make government accountable is to make it transparent, so the American people can know exactly what decisions are being made, how they're being well made, and whether their interests are being well served...For a long time now, there's been too much secrecy in this city. The old rules said that if there was a defensible argument for not disclosing...