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unaccountable

uh nuh kown tuh buhl

  • s  not to be accounted for or explained
    perceptible only as unaccountable influences that hinder progress
  • s  free from control or responsibility

  • The host-dog was bored by all this, but soon became reconciled to the unaccountable puppy that had sprouted out of its neck.
  • And of course President Obama has not backed away from his support for the creation of an unelected, largely unaccountable Independent Medicare Advisory Council to help control .
  • Also quoted from Justice Roberts' dissent, railed against "unaccountable judges" and suggests the courts will be flooded with cases from detainees.
News & Articles

  • Powerful and unaccountable: NSA – and Wall Street
    There are two centers of unaccountable power in the US: the National Security Agency, the epicenter of the intelligence community, and Wall Street banks, the center of New York's financial district (pictured here).
    June 14, 2013 - The Christian Science Monitor
  • We Must Rein In The Two Centers Of Unaccountable Power in America
    There are two great centers of unaccountable power in the American political-economic system today — places where decisions that significantly affect large numbers of Americans are made in secret, and are unchecked either by effective democratic oversight or by market competition.
    June 14, 2013 - Business Insider
  • 'Man of Steel' leaves destruction in superhero quest
    For a movie that's all about saving Earth, there's an unaccountable amount of destruction in Man of Steel.
    June 14, 2013 - The Springfield News-Leader
Quotes

  • Barack Obama in CBS News
    We cannot win a fight for hearts and minds when we outsource critical missions to unaccountable contractors,Obama said. "To add insult to injury, these contractors are charging taxpayers up to nine times more to do the same jobs as...
  • Charles Schumer in Washington Post
    This revelation shows that the Attorney General was prepared to engage in an extraordinary delegation of power to two young and unaccountable staffers who may have taken their marching orders directly from the White House,said Sen. Chuck...
  • Tom DeLay in Baltimore Sun
    Later, DeLay said: "We will look at an arrogant, out-of-control, unaccountable judiciary that thumbed their nose at Congress and the president."

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