Secret Service Leaked Embarrassing Documents On Congressman
Several Secret Service officials are in the hot seat after a report revealed many in the organization illegally accessed a file on a Utah congressman.By Grant Suneson | October 1, 2015
Several high-ranking secret service officials are in the hot seat after a report revealed many in the organization illegally accessed a file on Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz.
The Department of Homeland Security discovered Secret Service assistant director Edward Lowery circulated an email with a file showing Chaffetz applied to join the Secret Service in 2003, but was turned down. (Video via C-SPAN)
In the March 31 email, Lowery told another director, “Some information that he might find embarrassing needs to get out.” Two days later, that report went public.