“It isn’t the Bush administration that’s leaking on us, they’ve been great,” says the agent. “We think it’s coming from other agents, perhaps those few who are loyal to the previous administration.”
That reference is to the Clintons, who were largely unpopular with the uniformed and nonuniformed Secret Service staff assigned to the White House detail. The Secret Service agent the Prowler spoke to says that many current agents believe that the Clinton loyalists are paying other agents back for their years of leaking against the Clintons.
“I wouldn’t put it past some Clinton people to be getting this stuff out there,” says the current agent. “They took such a black eye for eight years and now they are trying to get back at us.”p> STEEL SHOWDOWN br> According to a House leadership staffer, Speaker Dennis Hastert reportedly told several of his House colleagues that he believes Treasury Secretary Paul O’Neill may resign should the Bush administration choose to hold the line on import tariffs on steel. O’Neill has been pressing hard for the administration to cut the tariffs as part of a broader international free-trade initiative he is pressing. /p>
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?