Under growing pressure and leaking poll numbers, President Bush has come around to say now may be a time to revamp and reform our intelligence services.” Up until now, he and his team have done everything to resist that change. What’s changed? We all know the answer to that. But a more difficult question is what took the media so long, through 9-11 and the disjointed march to a war of choice, to begin to apply some heat to this administration.
. . . Monday April 12, 2004