In two places the ad featured statements highly critical of
now-former Secretary White. In her statement Fitts criticized White
for his inability to balance the Army's books at a time when the
Department of Defense has admittedly “misplaced” more that $3
trillion of taxpayer money. Ruppert observed, “White's claim that
residual damage from the attacks of September 11th was
the cause for unbalanced books in the Army was ludicrous. The attack
of 9/11 hit the Navy Wing of the Pentagon. How could that affect the
In the text of the ad itself White was also criticized for his
role as an Enron executive which provided him with millions of
dollars in income while stockholders were being defrauded. White was
subsequently investigated for insider trading of Enron stock.
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Buys FTW Full Page Ad in The Washington Post—Leaked Copy May Have Forced
Resignation of Army Secretary
I wonder if we'll start seeing more and more of this? Certainly the
major media outlets won't write articles like this so it seems to the only
way to get news like this out is to slap it into advertising.
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