The Bush administration won a decisive victory with the dismissal of the General Accounting Office's suit seeking records related to the vice president's energy task force. But its fight to keep a tight hold over information is far from over. Watchdog groups continue attempts to penetrate the executive branch, and now more pressure will be put on these suits to get information from a reluctant administration.
Secrecy Fights Loom Large in D.C.
December 18, 2002