Newly-inaugurated Pres. Obama promised that transparency would be the hallmark of his administration on Jan. 21, 2009…
“The way to make government responsible is to hold it accountable. And the way to make government accountable is to make it transparent so that the American people can know exactly what decisions are being made, how they’re being made, and whether their interests are being well-served.”
Unfortunately, neither the Obama Administration – nor the Obama re-election campaign – has been a model of transparency.
A report from Peter Schweizer’s Government Accountability Institute, “America the Vulnerable: Are Foreign and Fraudulent Online Campaign Contributions Influencing U.S. Elections?,” has as its centerpiece an examination of the fundraising practices of the Obama campaign.
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