You know it's sorta embarrassing when the president gets caught with a crook. you know, like when that someone is a felon convicted of exchanging money for political access. i mean dozens of visits.
That could be embarrassing. so what do you do when that happens? you make them disappear! hey, its just like it never happened. From the AP:
The White House and the Secret Service quietly signed an agreement last spring in the midst of the Jack Abramoff lobbying scandal declaring that records identifying visitors to the White House complex are not subject to public disclosure….