Comment: You would’ve thought the NSA, the ultimate spy agency, would do a better job of vetting it’s contractors. Reality Leigh Winner, (her real name – should’ve been a clue), has been leaking classified documents to the public, and maybe the Russians or any number of our enemies. Ms Winner, an admitted member of the left’s ‘resist Trump’ movement, is now a big ‘loser’ because unlike Snowdon she’s not going anywhere….WFM
Feds Arrest NSA Contractor in Leak of Top Secret Russia Document
Barely an hour after a news organization published an article about a top-secret National Security Agency document on Russian hacking, the Justice Department announced charges against a 25-year-old government contractor who a senior federal official says was the leaker of the document.
The May 5, 2017 intelligence document published by the Intercept, an online news organization, describes new details about Russian efforts to hack voting systems in the U.S. a week prior to the 2016 presidential election. While the document doesn’t say the hacking changed any votes, it “raises the possibility that Russian hacking may have breached at least some elements of the voting system, with disconcertingly uncertain results.”
Even as the document was ricocheting around Washington, the Justice Department announced that a criminal complaint was filed in the Southern District of Georgia, charging Reality Leigh Winner, 25, a federal contractor, with removing classified material from a government facility and mailing it to a news outlet.
Read more: http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/feds-arrest-nsa-contractor-leak-top-secret-russia-document-n768561