Want to embarrass political enemies? It is good if you have access to lots of information. Secret Service official wanted to embarrass congressman – CBS News
60 agents accessed private data relating to Republican Congressman. Maybe 4 had legitimate reason to do so. Maybe.
“We have concluded that a vast majority of those who had accessed the information did so in violation of the Privacy Act, as well as Secret Service and DHS policy. Additionally, we identified one individual who acknowledged disclosing information protected by the Privacy Act to an outside source,” the report read.
Nothing will happen to these guys. They are in a union. And besides, the rules don’t really apply to the .gov now do they. (Clinton’s private email server?)
The US government is looking more and more like the old Eastern Block governments every day.