Administration Spurned Special Olympics Because Kennedys Supported It

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'Dr. Richard Carmona, a former U.S. surgeon general, told a congressional panel that top Bush administration officials repeatedly tried to weaken or suppress important public health reports because of political considerations,' writes Gardiner Harris in The International Herald Tribune. In fact, 'Administration officials even discouraged him from attending the Special Olympics' because of its ties to the Kennedys.

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How much lower can King George and his band of cri... by walley on Wednesday, Jul 11, 2007 at 10:01:08 AM
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