Archive | August, 2015

“Full Measure” is gearing up…

My team and I are busy working on original, accountability and investigative stories for our new program “Full Measure,” debuting nationwide Oct. 4 on the 43 million households of Sinclair’s ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, Telemundo and CW affiliates. In Washington DC, we’ll appear on WJLA ABC 7 and News Channel 8. If you don’t have […]

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15 unsolicited observations about Hillary Clinton’s email

Hillary Clinton says the current investigation into her personal email server “has nothing to do with me.” When asked last week by Fox News reporter Ed Henry, “Did you wipe the server?” Clinton answered jokingly, “What, like with a cloth or something?” She also said that she made every effort to hand over relevant emails after the […]

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When the FBI lied about Wen Ho Lee’s polygraph

In 2000, I reported on the FBI’s misrepresentation of the polygraph results of an accused spy for the Chinese: Wen Ho Lee. Later in the case, after Lee had been held in solitary confinement, the judge apologized to him and admonished the government for its misconduct and misrepresentations in the case. Lee was eventually paid […]

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Is State Dept. Clamping Down on Employees Speaking Out?

The State Department has quietly issued a new policy that some insiders view as designed to keep employees from freely speaking to Congress or the press about Benghazi and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s email controversy. The State Department says that’s not true. Read the entire story here. Share      

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Gowdy: Clinton has turned over private email server

In a statement issued tonight, the chairman of the House Benghazi Committee, Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., indicated Hillary Clinton has turned over her private email server and several thumb drives to the Justice Department. According to Gowdy, the items contain “emails with compartmentalized classified intelligence that [Clinton] had turned over to her personal attorney.” Earlier today, […]

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IG: Clinton emails contained info that was classified at the time

Clinton emails “contained classified State Department information when originated” Some contained “Top Secret” information –Inspector General for Intelligence Community Charles McCullough In an apparent contradiction to repeated assertions by Hillary Clinton, an Inspector General (IG) today told Congress that some of Clinton’s emails contained information that was classified at the time she sent them as […]

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NBC Survey: Trump Up (Cruz and Fiorina, too)

It’s just one survey but, if it is accurate, reports of Donald Trump’s imminent political demise once again appear to have been greatly exaggerated. A new NBC News Online Survey measured “Public Opinion on Republican Debates,” and was at odds, in some instances, with many pundits and a great deal of conventional wisdom. The survey was […]

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Jon Stewart’s Operation “Fast and Furious” Comedic Primer

As Jon Stewart retires from The Daily Show, it’s worth revisiting his sardonic commentaries that explain in simple terms the absurdity of the government’s ill-fated Fast and Furious operation. (Disclosure: he borrows liberally from my CBS News reports). WATCH: Jon Stewart on the Wisdom of Fast and Furious In this episode, Jon Stewart plays The Substitution […]

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