Secret Service Director Neglects To Mention Security Breach In CDC Elevator During HearingThe embarrassing disclosures about lapses in presidential security just keep coming for the Secret Service.
Rep. King: NSA Metadata Could Have Prevented 9/11 AttacksIn a debate over the future of U.S. government surveillance and the National Security Agency, Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., called leaker Edward Snowden a “defector and a traitor,” and said that such metadata in 2001 could likely have prevented the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Lawmaker: Bombings Succeeded Because System Failed The chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee says it's still unclear whether the Boston bombings were foreign-directed, but he says they were clearly, quote, "foreign-inspired."
Lieberman: Boston Bombings Could Have Been Stopped Former Connecticut Sen. Joseph Lieberman says failures by national security agencies tainted investigations into the Boston bombing plotters — and says the scheme could have been discovered beforehand.
Republican King Defends Head Of Secret ServiceThe chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee is defending the head of the Secret Service in the Colombian incident involving agents and prostitutes.