Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Former Obama Administration Underreported The Number Of Americans Who Have Been Unmasked By The NSA In 2016

John Solomon and Sara Carter, CIRCA: Obama administration underreported number of Americans who were unmasked by NSA in 2016

The Obama administration made history during the 2016 election by releasing statistics for the first time showing how many times government officials sought to unmask the names of Americans captured in accidental National Security Agency intercepts. There was just one problem: the number of affected Americans was grossly underreported.

The Office of the Director of National Intelligence, now under new management with President Donald Trump, confirms that the 654 unmaskings reported last year for fiscal 2015 was underreported by a factor of more than three times. The correct number was actually 2,232.

So how does an agency entrusted with producing some of the nation’s most sensitive intelligence and secrets get its math so mixed up? Apparently, it was a case of providing statistics from the wrong category.

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WNU Editor: On any normal news day .... this story should be on the top of every news cast .... especially since we now know that some these unmasked reports involved individuals involved in last year's election. But not today.


Aizino Smith said...

Obama et al lie?

Of course they did.

Bunch of liberal punks.

RussInSoCal said...

All the juvenile Nixonian comparisons to Trump are going to die a very embarrassing death.

Obama was busy ordering surveillance on just about anyone who opposed him starting about January 2016.