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
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."