Thursday, February 4, 2016
The email scandal stretches far beyond Hillary
Oops: Hillary Clinton wasn’t the only Obama official who failed to understand that you don’t send sensitive information via unprotected email.
The State Department has confirmed that Clinton’s successor as secretary of state, John Kerry, sent her a message, now deemed secret, from his personal email account.
At the time (May 2011), Kerry chaired the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, with access to top-level secrets. But since Kerry sent the message, he presumably knew Hillary also wasn’t using a government email address.
Same for President Obama: He claims he first learned about Clinton’s private email address from news accounts — but it turns out he and Hillary exchanged at least 18 emails, which State refuses to make public.
Uh-oh: What did the president know, and when did he know it? (READ MORE)