Most Transparent Administration In History

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    Aug 19, 2014 3:00 AM GMT
    ... now finds itself defending against a lawsuit alleging it illegally withheld information contrary to the Freedom of Information Act.

    Do any of you still believe this is "the most transparent administration in history?"

    Obama admin thwarting release of public data under FOIA, lawsuit charges

    The administration that vowed to be the most transparent in history now must defend itself against a federal lawsuit accusing it of thwarting the release of public information.
    It’s a case that could reveal just how much politics influences the processing of Freedom of Information Act requests, especially when such releases could embarrass the president.

    The civic watchdog group Cause of Action on Monday sued the Obama administration, claiming that presidential attorneys have interfered improperly in the release of public documents under the landmark FOIA law in an effort to curb the release of derogatory information about the White House.
  • topathlete

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    Aug 19, 2014 3:22 AM GMT
    Someone from the NY Times agrees:

    NYTimes Reporter: Obama ‘Greatest Enemy To Press Freedom In A Generation’ [VIDEO]

    Probably soon to be ex-NY Times Reporter icon_lol.gificon_lol.gif