In 56 of Ohio's 88 counties, ballots and election records from 2004 have been "accidentally" destroyed, despite a federal order to preserve them -- it was crucial evidence which would have revealed whether the election was stolen.
Over the past six years, a quiet revolution has occurred in the intelligence community toward wide-scale outsourcing to corporations and away from the long-established practice of keeping operations in US government hands, with only select outsourcing of certain jobs to independently contracted experts. Key functions of intelligence agencies are now run by private corporations. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) revealed in May that 70 percent of the intelligence budget goes to contractors.
Money moves around. The AG waves his hands. It continues.
Then Congress awakens. The Grand Jury is happy. The President is sad.
Curious George does not get a bannana. He goes to the cage. Man in Yellow hat waves at him. They are still friends.
Date: August 1, 2007 2:45 PM