Does the Obama administration, the “most transparent administration in history”, having yet another transparency issue?? Say it ain’t so….
August 10, 2011, President Obama hosted his third annual Iftar dinner celebrating Ramadan at the White House. Neil Munro of the Daily Caller noted that the invite list was much shorter than previous years and had been scrubbed of several “controversial” Muslim leaders who had attended in the past. Daniel Pipes, writing at the Investigative Project, identified three Islamist attendees who were not on the official list released by the White House but who are reported to have attended:
- Mohamed Magid, President of the Islamic Society of North America;
- Awais Sufi, Chairman of Muslim Advocates; and
- Haris Tarin, Director of the Muslim Public Affairs Council.
Why did the White House conduct a cover-up of the attendance by these three Muslim leaders of Islamist lobbying and advocacy groups? Read more.