NSA Spying: Lawmakers, Diplomats, High-ranking Military Officials, etc.
Russ Tice, a former intelligence analyst and Bush-era NSA whistleblower, claimed Wednesday that the intelligence community has ordered surveillance on a wide range of groups and individuals, including high-ranking military officials, lawmakers and diplomats.
He also made another stunning allegation. He says the NSA had ordered wiretaps on phones connected to then-Senate candidate Barack Obama back in 2004.
â€śThey went afterâ€“and I know this because I had my hands literally on the paperwork for these sort of thingsâ€“they went after high-ranking military officers; they went after members of Congress, both Senate and the House, especially on the intelligence committees and on the armed services committees and some of theâ€“and judicial,â€ť Tice told Peter B. Collins on Boiling Frog Post News....