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Confront and Conceal.”
Mr. Donilon, in effect, is the hero of the book, as well as the commenter of record on events,” wrote reviewer Tom Ricks.
The administration has strongly denied the leaks have come from the executive office.
“The notion that my White House would purposely release classified national security information is offensive. It’s wrong,” President Obama said earlier this month.
The letter to Holder comes the same week the GOP-led House is expected to vote on whether to hold him in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with subpoena requests to provide more documents regarding the Justice Departments failed Fast and Furious gun-tracking operation.
The letter also states Holders decision to appoint two U.S. attorneys to investigate the apparent national security leaks doesnt go far enough.
You have an important role as a member of the president’s national security team, and no administration should be expected to investigate itself impartially on such a grave and sensitive matter in the midst of an election, states the letter signed by Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.
“This administration cannot be trusted to investigate itself,” Sen John Cornyn, R-Texas, said during a Capitol Hill press conference Tuesday. “You cannot investigate yourself and not have a conflict of interest.”
Thanks for the ping.
Obama and his minions may be offended, but the real issue is the story’s veracity, not whether or not His Satanic Majesty was offended or not..
Thanks Las Vegas Dave.
"I did not have sex with that woman, Ms. Lewsinsky, not even once, and I need to get back to the work of the american people"
I sense a pattern