Statements about Transparency

"Bill White used D.C. connections from his job in the Clinton administration to form a company that did business in the Middle East and defaulted on a $60 million loan."

On transparency in dealing with the Republican Party of Florida's financial issues.

Says Texas has been waiting for two years for the federal government to act on a proposal to allow the state to "create insurance opportunities for those that are uninsured today."

Gov. Rick Perry "spent over a million dollars on D.C. lobbyists asking for more federal money and lives in a luxury house that costs taxpayers $10,000 a month."

"Mayor White has major stake in Barnett Shale production company."

"Taxpayers even footed the bill for Perry’s trip to a bachelor party in Las Vegas."

Vice President Joe Biden's meeting "with the transparency and accountability board . . . was closed to the public."

"For the first time in history, my administration posts our White House visitors online."

"President Bush never did one interview with the New York Times during his entire presidency."

On releasing photographs depicting the abuse of prisoners.

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