White House Secrecy Criticized

Editorial: administration plays double game

...not transparent enough
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Bloomberg Editorial Board
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Criticism is mounting by civil liberty and government transparency groups for what they call excessive secrecy by the Obama administration - which has boasted of its transparency efforts. The editorial board of Bloomberg News says more needs to be done: 

"When he receives an expected sentence of 30 months in federal prison later this week, John Kiriakou will pay the price for a catastrophic error in judgment. But he shouldn’t suffer alone: the Barack Obama administration, too, needs to do a little penance if it hopes to live up to the president’s famous promise to “usher in a new era of open government.”

The rest of the story from the Bloomberg Editorial Board:

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