Feinstein: Obama White House behind intelligence leaks

With the administration leaking sensitive intelligent information like Niagara Falls, one top-ranking Democrat has admitted the obvious: the Obama White House is behind the leaks. From The Hill: "Sen Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, said Monday that someone at the White House was responsible for the recent leaks of classified information." Feinstein is directly contradicting Obama, who last month denied that "my White House" purposely released classified national security information. Perhaps even more surprising is that Feinstein made the comments in a public address, to the World Affairs Council. Such public criticism of the Obama White House by a senior Democrat is highly unusual. Feinstein did say, though, that she did not think that Obama, personally, was the leaker. Both Democrats and Republicans have expressed outrage over leaks to the media that detailed U.S. cyber-efforts against Iran's nuclear program and of an until-then secret...(Read Full Post)