Q But this administration also has a history of having some questions made about paying columnists and having packaged news made available.
MR. McCLELLAN: I think the President made very clear what his views were on those issues, and some of the practices that had occurred were stopped, and steps were taken to prevent that from happening again.
Q Well, would his views be similar on this particular issue?
MR. McCLELLAN: I've expressed our views on this issue at this point.
MR. McCLELLAN: Again, this is --
Q -- anything about it? How is that possible?
MR. McCLELLAN: This is based off some media reports. We want to find out what those facts are.
Q How did they get their hands on the money to begin with?
MR. McCLELLAN: You might want to direct your questions to the Department of Defense to find out more information, Helen, because they're looking into it.
Q But it isn't a separate world. It's your world.
MR. McCLELLAN: That's why we're trying to find out the facts.
Thursday, December 01, 2005
Who's Minding the Store?
Another great question raised by Helen Thomas at today's whitehouse press briefing. I can't honestly figure our why more republicans are not outraged by the complete waste and fraudulent use of taxpayer dollars by the W, Rove and Co: