POLITICS-US: Bush Shielding of Musharraf Policy at Risk: "The growing crisis over Islamic extremism in Pakistan is drawing attention to the complicity of that country's military government in the rise of the biggest haven for Islamic terrorism in the world."
Nonprofit subsidizes Schwarzenegger travel frills - Los Angeles Times: "By giving to the foundation, donors avoid having their identities made public, because charities are not governed by the disclosure rules that apply to campaign contributions. And they can donate unlimited amounts to the nonprofit, which is not subject to contribution ceilings the way campaign accounts are"
House balks at Bush order for new powers - Yahoo! News: "The order requires federal officials to show that private companies, people or institutions failed to address a problem before agencies can write regulations to tackle it. It also gives political appointees greater authority over how the regulations are written."
Los Angeles Times: Selling the threat of bioterrorism What's Russian for Chalabi?
Posted by Susan at 1.7.07