I’ve known Sen. Obama is hiding a lot about his working alliances and actions while holding public office to help the convicted felon Tony Rezko, the unrepentant terrorists Bill Ayers and Bernardine Dohrn, and the anti-white, anti-American hate-monger, Obama’s mentor and pastor of almost 20 years, Jeremiah Wright.
But I didn’t really have much of an idea of the how large a veil of secrecy Obama, with the connivance of his media flacks, has thrown over his past.
Yuval Levin at NRO pulls the veil back some - - -
Very soon after she was picked to be McCain’s running mate, Sarah Palin was attacked by Obama campaign spokesmen and a Democratic member of Congress for once being seen wearing a Pat Buchanan button. She had an answer and the campaign offered it.
Yet now we are asked to believe that it’s somehow inappropriate to inquire why Barack Obama’s political career began in the home of an admitted and unrepentant domestic terrorist of the radical left?
“Who is Barack Obama?” is not an irrelevant question given the job Obama is seeking, and it’s a question he has sought mightily to avoid answering.
The veil of secrecy he has thrown over his past (journalists have been denied access to his state legislative office records,
documents about state earmarks he distributed in Illinois,
a list of his legal clients,
his state bar application,
billing records related to Tony Rezko,
— all of which are the sort of documents candidates routinely make public) forces the question all the more. …
Levin’s entire article’s here.