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Oliver Burkeman and Julian Borger
Wednesday, October 31, 2001, TheGuardian
President Bush's Iran-Contra Role
From the thedubyareport.com
Carlyle Group Controversy
From Judicial Watch
President Bush's father being effectively an agent
of the Saudi Arabian government, it raises, in the
least, a conflict of interest problem."
Group Cashing In Again,
By Steve Gelsi
by former Reagan administration defense secretary
Frank Carlucci, The Carlyle Group is a $13 billion
private equity firm based just a few blocks away
from the White House on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington."
Way Making a mint inside "the iron triangle" of
defense, government and industry, By Dan Brody
Copyright 2001, Red Herring Magazine
"Like everyone else in the United States, the
group stood transfixed as the events of September
11 unfolded. Present were former secretary of defense
Frank Carlucci, [Image] former secretary of state
James Baker III, and representatives of the bin
Laden family. This was not some underground presidential
bunker or Central Intelligence Agency interrogation
room. It was the Ritz-Carlton in Washington, D.C.,
the plush setting for the annual investor conference
of one of the most powerful, well-connected, and
secretive companies in the world: the Carlyle Group."
Big Guys Work For The Carlyle Group,
conclusion seems clear: While most of the conspiracy
theories are amusingly overblown, this is a firm
that's been built on the backs of Bush and other
big shots who have lent Carlyle their names, their
golden networks of friends in high places, and
their insights into how government works. It wasn't
until Carlucci joined, for instance, that Carlyle
really took off."
Carlyle Group - Crony Capitalism Goes Global,
3-26-02, The Nation.com
"By hiring enough former officials to fill
a permanent shadow cabinet, Carlyle has brought
political influence to a new level and created a
twenty-first-century version of capitalism that
blurs any line between politics and business."