Update: The agent in charge of Fast and Furious defends it

by Alan Cohen

I argued recently against all the media criticism of the program Fast and Furious that followed guns sold to Mexican drug dealers. Finally, the Washington Post published a story presenting at least a little bit of the program’s justification, from the persepctive of the ATF agent responsible.

The story was hardly a ringing endorsement of what I’ve been saying, but at least it acknowledges that there is such a perspective…