Skip to comments.Obama Takes a Hard Line Against Leaks to Press
Posted on 06/12/2010 7:45:11 AM PDT by shove_it
In 17 months in office, President Obama has already outdone every previous president in pursuing leak prosecutions. His administration has taken actions that might have provoked sharp political criticism for his predecessor, George W. Bush, who was often in public fights with the press.
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cockroaches cannot stand the light...
They knew the law, they broke the law, now take the punishment.
While we’re at it, why is the press silent while he singles them out one-by-one and beats the crap out of each one in turn?
Agree. The leaks during the Bush Admin did much damage to him. The leaks now aren’t much hurting Zero simply because Big Media is still protecting him. He will destroy anyone who crosses him. He is a narcissist who doesn’t like the light of truth focused on him.
Transparency in government at its’ finest!!
walpingate johnson canned from meeting...
Prosecutions it’s a Obama thing.
Presidents all want leaks stopped, UNLESS they purposefully initiate them....i.e Clinton leaking his choices for nominations and waiting to see how the public and media reacts before he officially nominates them......Obama “Plug that damn hole”.......... lol
What Presidents really want is control over information. Only when it benefits them do they want stuff to “leak out.”
if it was under a gop admin, any prosecution would’ve failed because of the activist judges will vote against them. You can not charged anyone for betraying the country under gop, but you certainly can under a dem admin
Why doesn’t somebody leak his college marks and birth certificate?
Prosecuting DumBO should be the thing.
POTUS should be impeached! How will this excuse for a POTUS react to the next terrorist attack?--IF he reacts at all!
We've had more than enough of the useless Barrack Obama!
Exactly right. Strategic "leaks" have been a very effective tool for a long time.
It will be so in November.
Does this jackass ever stop lying?
He will never stop lying. It is encouraged for muslim to lie to unbelievers. He is just practicing his faith.
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