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Bush State Secrets

Obama To Set Higher Bar For Keeping State Secrets

washingtonpost.com | Carrie Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Obama administration will announce a new policy Wednesday making it much more difficult for the government to claim that it is protecting state se...

Obama Officials Defend Controversial State Secret Decision

The Atlantic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The State Secret Privilege is perhaps the most powerful executive tool available for any president to use, and thus the Obama administration's decisio...

Eric Holder Reviewing All Bush State Secrets

AP | DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Eric Holder, the new attorney general, has ordered a review of all claims of state secrets, which were used under President Bush to...