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Here’s a new one to add to the federal government’s blizzard of acronyms: CUI.

It stands for “Controlled Unclassified Information” and it’s the latest designation the Bush Administration has chosen for a sprawling class of materials and documents that falls short of meeting the standards to be stamped as classified, but which for one reason or another is considered sensitive.

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