The media is a government mouthpiece, not a government watchdog.
The FBI likely paid an ABC news executive to be an informant of confidential sources in the Oklahoma City Bombing investigation. The Center for Public Integrity reports that a once-classified Federal Bureau of Investigation memo reveals that the FBI used an ABC journalist as an informant in order to run down the source of this information:
The journalist “advised that a source within the Saudi Arabian Intelligence Service advised that the Oklahoma City bombing was sponsored by the Iraqi Special Services who contracted seven (7) former Afghani Freedom Fighters out of Pakistan,” an April 17, 1996 FBI memo states, recounting the then-ABC journalist’s interview with FBI agents a year earlier on the evening of the April 19, 1995 bombing.
Click here to read the complete article by John Solomon and Aaron Mehta.
This is just more validation that the FBI and CIA infiltrate media and government, as has been previously pointed out by Colonel L.Fletcher Prouty in his writings and interviews, by Jesse Ventura in his discussions of his first hand knowledge of this in the Minnesota state government, and by the details of Operation Mockingbird