Catch the Leakers, Hold Them Accountable

According to documents published yesterday by WikiLeaks, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has, possibly had, the capability to hack, exploit software vulnerabilities, and so much more. Why is that news? Taxpayers, I hope, expect that after they invest billions in intelligence that entities such as the CIA have the best tools at their disposal to do their …

White House Prepares Hashtag #Ooops Defense Over “Mistake”

The President visited Afghanistan over the Memorial Day weekend to distract voters, and the military, from the growing Veteran Affairs scandal. The official line is otherwise, of course, but the trip was an exercise in political distraction at the expense of our veterans, active duty personnel, and other dedicated government workers. After a few days of …

NSA Leaks: Drip + Drip + Drip = Political Flood

Even during the summertime, political Washington, DC is abuzz with something or other. This summer it has mostly been the National Security Agency (NSA) leaks. It is process like Chinese water torture. One drip, one leak at a time, until the entire dam breaks. There will be political consequences. It is only a question of …