- What media organizations knew this?
- When did they know it?
- Did they agree to wait until after the election to disclose it?
- In exchange for what? Guaranteed access so they can continue to give us even more of those "according to government sources" stories we've read for the last eight years?
Given the fact he wrote letters to employees of seven different federal agencies, I find it hard to believe that nobody knew this before now.
According to the article:
"He made it clear that the Department of Housing and Urban Development would have an enhanced role in restoring public confidence in the housing market, shaken because of the ongoing mortgage crisis."
Hm-m-m, think he had Ms. Jarrett's prior "urban development" experience in mind when he made that clear?