Over the summer, a Pentagon IG announced that an investigation would be conducted to determine if intelligence reports had been skewed in order to back up White House talking points that ISIS was in fact a “JV team” and had been “contained.”
After ISIS demonstrated that they’re not “contained,” President Obama has joined in the effort to determine just who’s responsible for the spread of false information:
Obama has ordered an inquiry into accusations that intelligence reports on ISIS were altered https://t.co/EONIswPTdQ
— David S. Joachim (@davidjoachim) November 23, 2015
Is that a bus we hear starting up?
The guy caught lying is investigating the lies…scapegoat soon to be found. It was GOP! https://t.co/yKHByCx55B
— J Baker (@Jbaker0171) November 23, 2015
@davidjoachim …translation… ' It's not my fault…'
— TheDirtySwamp (@Olmanswamp) November 23, 2015
Whatever comes of it we can be certain nobody in the White House will be found at fault.
@davidjoachim That's like me ordering an inquiry into my why daughter's room is still a mess.
— Colorado REDTraci (@goptraci) November 23, 2015
Head of Coors orders inquiry into reports that beer gets people drunk https://t.co/wYa0bebqUv
— Stephen Miller (@redsteeze) November 23, 2015
GP "I just read about this in the newspaper, and I'm as outraged as you are." <= Man in charge of intel community https://t.co/iy6XwDIvIi
— The Gormogons (@Gormogons) November 23, 2015
@davidjoachim So Obama's going to investigate himself. Cool.
— JWF (@JammieWF) November 23, 2015
POTUS is investigating himself?https://t.co/e41Ytpm1eZ
— Josh Earnst (@NotJoshEarnest) November 23, 2015
@davidjoachim so the person caught lying is going to investigate his lying.
— Super King (@SuperKng) November 23, 2015
— fed-up not_takin_it (@fedup_patriot) November 23, 2015
— Curmudgeon (@grumpycurmudgeo) November 23, 2015
As for who Obama will end up blaming, the smart money is on Republicans, climate change, the NRA or all three.