New York Times, I.R.S. Expected to Stand Aside as Nonprofits Increase Role in 2016 Race: As presidential candidates find new ways to exploit secret donations from tax-exempt groups, hobbled regulators at the Internal Revenue Service appear certain to delay trying to curb widespread abuses at nonprofits until after the 2016...
Intelligence agencies should not cross the boundaries of legal framework, the head of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) told Sputnik on Wednesday amid a high-profile NSA eavesdropping scandal.
The nation's top general publicly tried to wipe the egg off his face in the Colombian prostitution scandal, saying some members of the military and the Secret Service let Obama down.
The fallout from the Secret Service sex scandal involving Michelle Obama’s personal security detail continues, RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned. On June 8, government agents questioned the woman who unwittingly found… READ ON
A Secret Service agent assigned to protect Michelle Obama has been placed on involuntary “administrative leave” after he was involved in a stunning breach of national security! An exhaustive investigation… READ ON
In a Veep-esque move, the Secret Service just embarrassed itself while attempting to get past its recent spate of embarrassing scandals. The agency began hiring more agents after a fence-jumper managed to make it into the White House last September, and the Washington Post reports that in their rush to... More »
This seems like a plot line straight out of Scandal! Press Secretary Josh Earnest had a terrifying moment on Tuesday when a bomb threat was reported in the briefing right in the middle of his press address. The Secret Service were quick to usher Josh and all of the reporters out of the briefing room, but not [...]
After leaks to the news media, awkward correspondence and a parliamentary investigation, Berlin and Washington are at loggerheads over secret service activities, and not for the first time.
One of the US Secret Service agents, who was allegedly drunk when responding to a suspected bomb threat at the White House in early March, is set to retire, CNN reported Thursday citing an unnamed law enforcement source.
Given the corruption and duplicity with which U.S. government agencies like the DEA, ATF and Secret Service operate, to say nothing of the public lying and unconstitutional activity of the NSA, what right do U.S. officials have to complain about corruption in places like Colombia and Mexico? This editorial from Mexico’s La Jornada takes on [...]Show More Summary
The US Secret Service, beleaguered by scandal, took more than a year to fix a broken alarm at former President George HW Bush’s Texas home, according to a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) report.
Since the current administration assumed office in 2009 however, the Secret Service has been tarnished badly by repeated security lapses and scandals.
The last Summit of the Americas, in Cartagena, Colombia, in 2012, was a disaster for President Obama. There were scandals involving Secret Service agents and sex workers, an increasing rebellion from the South against the failed U.S....Show More Summary
Once again the Secret Service is in the news and once again it’s not good. This time it’s another Secret Service supervisor under scrutiny. Put on leave. After an employee complained about unwanted sexual advances. The latest incident to tarnish the image of the once highly touted service. Show More Summary
Members of the Secret Service have to be feeling pretty relieved that theirs is now not the only federal agency with an embarrassing hookers-in-Colombia scandal. Agents from the Drug Enforcement Agency allegedly had “sex parties” — and...Show More Summary
The Secret Service’s most recent scandal involves two agents who, after drinking at a March 4 party, drove a government vehicle into a security barrier outside the White House in the area of a suspicious-package investigation. Much...Show More Summary
Dan Bongino, a Tea Party hero and former Secret Service agent, defends his colleagues and blasts the liberal media for misrepresenting the recent scandal involving two agents.
Surveillance video of two U.S. Secret Service agents drunk driving at the White House may have been erased as part of the agency's policy of deleting recordings every 72 hours, CNN reported on Thursday. Two videos of the incident, where...Show More Summary
Surveillance video allegedly shows that the media may have overblown the latest Secret Service scandal.
Congress, as usual, scolded the Secret Service director and told him to buck up. This comes after two Secret Service agents were drunk and drove a vehicle to the White House.