During the George W. Bush administration the scope of the program widened (Executive Order 13292), and was scheduled to end in March 2007. The program has been criticized by experts, journalists and authors for reclassifying documents that there is no reason to keep secret anymore .
U.S. records secretly reclassified in review; Covert intel program is probed after documents vanish from public view.(Main)
Feb 21, 2006; Byline: SCOTT SHANE New York Times WASHINGTON - In a secret seven-year program at the National Archives, intelligence agencies...