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.
âThey went afterâand I know this because I had my hands literally on the paperwork for these sort of thingsâthey 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 theâand judicial,â Tice told Peter B. Collins on Boiling Frog Post News....