No clue about transparency

May 23, 2013 

How do you spell "transparency"? That's what was promised from the honey-tongued lips of campaigner Barack Obama. Now that he is president in the power position, transparency is gone the way of the rule of law. Fast and Furious, Benghazi, the IRS and Tea Pparty groups, the AP with its reporters and editors' phone records being tracked.

I listen to the utterances of Attorney General Eric Holder, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and White House apologists and I hear no honesty. I look at their faces as they stay on message, see blank expressions, nothing forthcoming.. The confusion and fog of coverup is employed. Blame is placed elsewhere, away from those in responsible positions.

With great arrogance. Clinton asked what difference it made that the administrationi initially said that the Benghazi attack was the result of a protest. Has she asked the families of those who died what difference it makes?

Reportedly a constitutional scholar, the president allowed stonewalling by the IRS on tax-exempt status for certain groups not loyal to him. The assertion that it happened only in one place by low-level employees has been discredited.

"I didn't hear nothing, I didn't see nothing, I don't know nothing." Transparency, thy name is now spelled d-e-n-i-a-l.

Richard Wagner

Highland

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