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Saturday, Jan 19, 2002

everybodys doing it

"The Washington wisdom that Enron has no legs that it's not a political scandal, merely a financial one is based on the premise that the Bush administration didn't ride to Ken Lay's rescue once disaster struck. But what about the favors performed for Enron before the meltdown? That's as political as you can get, particularly since, unlike Whitewater, this scandal implicates both parties and the corrupt campaign finance system that makes them look like interchangeable vending machines for their often overlapping patrons."