Helen Thomas hits White House on lack of transparency

By David Edwards
Wednesday, July 1, 2009 13:05 EDT
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Several White House reporters are disagreeing with the way the White House is selecting questions from the public for today’s virtual town hall. President Barack Obama will answer pre-selected questions about health care sent in from emails, facebook and twiiter. CBS’ Chip Reid and columnist Helen Thomas thought this reflected a lack of transparency at the White House.

This video is from C-SPAN, broadcast July 1, 2009.

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David Edwards
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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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