The Fast and Furious story needs to be viewed in the context of the ATF Waco and Ruby Ridge incidents – an agency with the perception and long history of conducting rogue operations without proper oversight.
Frankly, this agency should have been placed on probation after Operation Showtime. Instead of issuing an executive privilege, the administration should be anxious to provide documents that would exonerate the agency. One can only conclude that the documents contain information that would be detrimental to the attorney general – a smoking gun. ... continue reading »