The weekly column from Clark Judge:
The AP, the IRS and President Obama’s Leadership
By Clark S. Judge: managing director, White House Writers Group, Inc.; chairman, Pacific Research Institute
It will come as no surprise to anyone when I say that Washington is in full scandal mode these days.
I attended a Washington dinner this past week — one of those fancy affairs in a fancy room with fancy speakers, fancy food, and funds raised. There may be a dozen such events a night in this city.
On one side of me sat a former aide to senior officials. His first question after we shared our backgrounds was, so what do you think about AP, the IRS and Benghazi? The query might as well have been, what did the president know and when did he know it? That was Senator Howard Baker’s question during the Watergate hearings and the essential Washington-in-scandal-mode inquiry every since. Continue Reading