"Transparent" Obama Heavily Edits His Published Schedule

The omissions range from weird to politically expedient


The White House has touted the easy availability of President Barack Obama's public schedule as part of his administration's "commitment to open government."

But there's a lot the White House keeps off its regular rundown of the president's day.

Obama has pledged to run the most transparent administration in history, yet the published schedule offers only a narrow window into his activities, a POLITICO review found.