Assignment Desk: What Did Obama Know?
From a reader:
Forget “spot the party” – a prize to the first reporter willing to pull out the question every journalist loves and every journalist dreams of asking a president or his advisors:
“What did the President Elect know and when did he know it?”
Now the answer may be quite innocent, may even help the president elect, but it is certainly a serious relevant question and needs an answer. How relevant- think of any possible answer and tell me it wouldn’t be the lead above the fold tomorrow.
WASHINGTON – Obama was “unaware of the efforts” by the governor of Illinois to secure favors from his office until a news release yesterday….
WASHINGTON – President-elect Barack Obama cut off contact with the Gov but did not alert federal authorities after learning last month of a quid pro-quo….
WASHINGTON — President-elect Barack Obama advised FBI agents last month of an attempt by Illinois Gov….