Big government, big secrecy and big corruption walk hand-in-hand through presidential administration after presidential administration. Lately, the corruption is bleeding into the candidates’ personal checkbooks.
If elected, Romney would be the richest president in history.
While it’s not unusual for a president to be wealthy, we’re seeing a profound shift in the way the wealth is being amassed.
Throughout history, the fortunes of American presidents have been tied to the economic eras in which they lived.
“If the American people can’t find out exactly what their elected officials are up to, then their elected officials are likely up to no good,” says Williams.
Yet it’s virtually impossible to find the truth in Washington these days.
Roughly 854,000 people presently hold top-secret security clearances. More ominous still, 33 building complexes have been built in (and around) the Capital Beltway over the last 11 years for top-secret use.Williams spent 10 months inside of Capitol Hill exposing important secrets and pinpointing exactly where all the corruption evidence was buried.
Although the high-profile targets of the investigation would certainly have preferred to keep the findings buried, Williams isn’t breaking any laws by releasing this information to the public.
Besides, such shocking information should never be hidden from Americans. Especially when we’re all being asked to make an informed decision in November.
The United States Presidential Election is Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
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