Press rushes to ‘exonerate’ DHS as OIG report raises more questions than answers
Examiner ^ | 3/25/13 | David CodreaPosted on Monday, March 25, 2013 4:46:19 PM by Nachum
As with its rush to declare Eric Holder “cleared” upon release of the Department of Justice Office of Inspector General’s report, major media outlets are unquestioningly accepting Department of Homeland Security OIG conclusions from its long-awaited “Fast and Furious” report, strategically pre-released last Thursday to the Los Angeles Times.
“[T]he report determined that top Department of Homeland Security officials in Washington did not learn about Fast and Furious until [Border Patrol Agent Brian] Terry was shot to death in December 2010 and two of the 1,430 lost firearms were found at the scene of his murder,
” The Times dutifully accepted, setting the tone for “legitimate media” to follow.
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