Monday, June 26, 2006

US: NYT Threatened With Prosecution - The Joe Scarborough Test

So the Bush administration is going nuts about the New York Times' disclosure of secret efforts to gain access to foreign banking information.

Joe Scarborough - the ex-Republican congressman, talked about the issue on his MSNBC show. Scarborough, thinks the feds are overeaching. He has his unique test:

Whether or not his fellow Republicans on the judiciary committee when he served on it, would have raised a stink if proposed by the Clinton Administration and by Janet Reno.