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The Hillary Camp has decided to post a list of talking points for supporters and the press. The problem is, many are patently false.

The biggest problem I have with this is the following claim:

Myth: Hillary and Bill Clinton have control over which documents are released from the Clinton Library.

Fact: Under federal law, records at the Clinton Library are the property of the U.S. government—not Hillary or Bill Clinton. These records are in the custody and control of the National Archives.

Whats interesting is they act as though Bush's Executive Order 13233 has never existed. Said order states, among other things, "c) After review of the records in question, or of any other potentially privileged records reviewed by the former President, the former President shall indicate to the Archivist whether the former President requests withholding of or authorizes access to any privileged records."

For more information about this order look here and here and here.

For the record, Obama has promised to review all of Bush's executive orders for constitutionality.

Originally posted to Spinning Head on Thu Mar 20, 2008 at 09:53 AM PDT.

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