Maddow disappointed by Obama’s Friday news dumps

By David Edwards
Tuesday, April 14, 2009 7:47 EDT
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The Obama administration announced it was going to appeal a federal ruling that allows prisoners at Bagram Air Force base in Afghanistan to challenge their imprisonment in court. Rachel Maddow noticed that the Obama administration is continuing a tradition of releasing bad news on Friday afternoon. It’s politics as usual, according to Newsweek’s Michael Isikoff.

This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast Apr. 13, 2009.

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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