GAO Rules Banning "Misleading Information" Don't Apply to Drug Czar

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posted on Apr, 2 2004 @ 08:17 PM
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like that's a big surprise....the govt wants to make sure that nobody else gets a cut of their $$..make one wonder what else the govt lies about.....

In its March 10 response to Paul, the GAO declared, in essence, that the truth or falsity of ONDCP's statements is irrelevant. "ONDCP is specifically charged with the responsibility for 'taking such actions as necessary to oppose any attempt to legalize the use' of certain controlled substances such as marijuana," wrote GAO General Counsel Anthony Gamboa. "Given this role, we do not see a need to examine the accuracy of the Deputy Director's individual statements in detail."

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