Declassifying information on the Russian influence operation against the U.S. election carries more risks than benefits.
The POTUS opened up to ‘Daily Show’ host Trevor Noah about reports that Russia was behind hacking with the intent to sway the election for Donald Trump.
Did the Russian government hack the DNC to bring down Clinton? That’s the view quickly emerging inside American intelligence and law enforcement agencies.
First came the skewed reports about the ISIS threat. Then, according to the head of the House Intelligence Committee, came the attempt to keep Congress in the dark.
With her numbers flagging, the GOP candidate went on Fox News to reveal something ‘startling.’ But her revelation was either a serious fib or close to exposing classified info.
Thomas Drake exposed the government’s secret spying on Americans and was cleared of wrongdoing, yet the feds say he’s an “insider threat.”
We’re right to want politicians to demand transparency from the intelligence community. What we don’t want is spies thinking that’s their number one job.