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  •  If that is true, does that make the FBI and by (2+ / 0-)
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    extension Obama... good? Or is he bad even when he is being good? This is all confusing to me:)

    •  Why would anyone think Obama had direct control of (4+ / 0-)
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      pdx kirk, joe from Lowell, tikkun, KenBee

      a law enforcement action to begin with?

      Eric Holder is the one I want answers from.

      An Fhirinn an aghaidh an t'Saoghail. (The truth against the world.) Is treasa tuath na tighearna. (The common people are mightier than the lords.)

      by OllieGarkey on Sun Dec 30, 2012 at 01:28:05 PM PST

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      •  The FBI has had its own agenda since the '50s (2+ / 0-)
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        joe from Lowell, tikkun

        After 9-11 under the Bush-Cheney admin I suspect the FBI reverted to its bad old ways. There's no evidence that Holder has tried to change the FBI since he took over DOJ.

        look for my eSci diary series Thursday evening.

        by FishOutofWater on Sun Dec 30, 2012 at 03:27:33 PM PST

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        •  It's clear that J. Edgar didn't take his orders... (0+ / 0-)

          from John or Bobby Kennedy.

          There are some arms of the government that can be fairly traced directly back to the Oval Office, like the CIA, but federal law enforcement agencies are pretty self-directing, and none moreso than the FBI.

          Art is the handmaid of human good.

          by joe from Lowell on Sun Dec 30, 2012 at 09:15:04 PM PST

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