Trump Instructs Pentagon to Curb Watchdogs' Access to Secret Military Reports

Government Executive | January 03, 2019

Trump Instructs Pentagon to Curb Watchdogs' Access to Secret Military Reports
President Trump, in a nationally televised Cabinet meeting on Wednesday, instructed acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan to withhold classified battlefield reports from inspectors general, a move that brought objections from transparency advocates. “I can tell you [a] story when I got here about our military that I don't even want to talk about,” Trump said. “We do these reports on our military. Some IG goes over there, and he goes over there and they do a report on every single thing. We're fighting wars and they're doing [a] report and releasing it to the public. The public means the enemy. Those reports should be private reports.”

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July 2010---GPO and National Archives' Office of the Federal Register launch the Federal Register 2.0 prototype in 2010. This new site gives the American public a user-friendly version of the Federal Register, which is the daily journal of our government. Users can easily find federal regulatons and Presidential documents on Federal Register 2.0.

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