Via America Rising, a very curious assertion by Team Hillary buried within theAssociated Press' sweeping review of the Obama administration's steep descent into secrecy. Before we get to the controversy involving Clintonworld, here's theAP's lede on what has become of Barack Obama's transparency "touchstone:"
More censorship, less responsiveness, longer FOIA wait times -- and it's gotten worse. This president is a fraud. But that's old news. Obama is unpopular, he'slost independents, and he's on the fast track to lame duck status. But she who would be queen is another story. Charles Krauthammer has long discussed the administration's successful and ongoing stonewall on the Benghazi massacre, but that matter doesn't appear to be the only front on which Clinton's protectors are fogging over details. Hmmm:
Really? State is claiming they can't produce a single email between Sec. Clinton's personal spokesperson during her entire tenure? Even when we havethis email trail in which Reines memorably told a Buzzfeed reporter to "f***off" over Benghazi questions? America Rising offers the following challenge to other reporters: "We’ve got one question for journalists: do you have any emails with Reines Clinton’s Department claimed never existed?" It's a good question. Meanwhile, ABC News is reporting that officials at Bill Clinton's presidential library "can't find" a cache of cassette tapes containing private conversations between Clinton and top aides during his time in the Oval Office. Is Team Clinton culling and sanitizing the official record in advance of Hillary's rumored 2016 run? I'll leave you with this: