In 2007, then-Senator Obama thought it was important for the Bush administration to come clean and not hide behind Executive Privilege.
the context here is that in August of that year, Bush asserted Exective Privilege in order to reject a subpoena that would requote Karl Rove testify before the Senate about the firing of of some fedeal prosecutors.
This was a nothing scandal, a media/Democrat created firestorm that never went anywhere.
Like Watergate, iran-Contra,m, and the valerie Plame nothingburger — all scandals the media could never amplify nd push enough — no one died.
Fast and Furious, however, has resulted in the death of U.S. law enforcement personnel and who knows how many innocent Mexican citizens.
For a year now, the Obama administration has been counting onthe media’s unwuillingness to covr the story as a way to avoid giving Congressman Darrell issa the specific doicuments he’s requested. New Media kept pushing the story, as did Issa, and a very few brave MSM types — and as a result even Obama’s Media Palace Guards have been forced to give this story attention wh
Source: Breitbart Feed