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1/10/2005

Bush Pays for Propaganda

"WASHINGTON - The Bush administration paid Armstrong Williams, a prominent Washington columnist, to promote its education policy, possibly violating U.S. law. Williams has admitted taking money in return for spotlighting the so-called No Child Left Behind education initiative. A number of federal laws prohibit taxpayer money being used to influence public opinion. The story broke in USA Today's weekend edition, which followed a Freedom of Information request. Williams received $240,000 U.S. for his help through a public-relations firm hired by the Education Department." more

Of course you will never hear any of this on Fox News while they scream about Dan Rather.

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