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Is Rice Obstructing the Bolton Investigation? via Think Progress A very serious allegation buried in a story in today’s Washington Post: On Mo

Is Rice Obstructing the Bolton Investigation?

via Think Progress

A very serious allegation buried in a story in today’s Washington Post:

On Monday, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice told her senior staff she was disappointed about the stream of allegations [about John Bolton] and , said officials speaking on the condition of anonymity.

This is serious enough that a reporter covering the State Department should inquire about Rice’s conduct. What, exactly, did Rice tell her subordinates? How is this consistent with their full cooperation with a Congressional inquiry.


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