Why can't they (which includes prominent liberal bloggers) just call bullshit
when they see it...
G.O.P. officials say Cheney opposed a czar largely out of his affection for standard operating procedure. But a presidential adviser tells TIME that Cheney was also concerned that the new office would invite more meddling by Congress and create another power center. "If you appoint a czar and he doesn't get what he wants, like if you start to tamp down the spending, all he has to do is go to the press and create sympathy for his viewpoint and make it difficult for the President," the adviser says.
Dick does not want a czar to oversee the rebuilding of New Orleans because he wants to control the flow of the cash. Just like everything else in politics: follow the money.