Skip to comments.Issa Rips CIA Over Feinstein Spying Allegations: 'Treason'
Posted on 03/12/2014 5:13:52 PM PDT by Nachum
House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa said he is incensed about allegations the CIA spied on the Senate Intelligence Committee, calling it treason.
I think Senator Feinstein is as outraged as anyone and I share her outrage. I think the violation of the Constitutional separation of powers should be an offense of the highest levelvirtually treason, Issa told Breitbart News on Tuesday.
Spying on the executive branchspying on Congress or violating the separation of powers as to the Supreme Court or as to Congress is effectively treason. Treasonits written up in the Constitution, Issa said of Feinsteins revelations, adding, I dont know who gave the orders, but to spy on other branches is in fact a constitutional violation at the level of high crimes and misdemeanors and certainly should cause the removal of anyone involved.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Chairman of the Senate Select Intelligence Committee, Tuesday accused the spy agency of secretly examining her committees computers and taking documents relating to the CIAs interrogation methods on terror suspects who were held overseas after the 9/11 attacks.
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Remember the FIRST thing Hussein did as ‘president?’
He sent Pelosi to publicly accuse CIA of lying and breaking laws on waterboarding.
Then, O eventually installed Jihad John Brennan.
See my post here:
Paging Mr Soros.
Please get your checkbook ready.
It’s ok when they just spy on conservative citizens, but now they’ve gone too far collecting blackmail material on Congress.
My thoughts exactly. They are all toothless tigers and won’t do a damn thing about it.
Elites don’t like it when THEY’RE spied on...
What are our idiots in government doing?
Not quite true; there's a way that you could construe the War on Drugs as Treason.
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