The man who misled Congress on spying will pick Obama’s intelligence review panel

Timothy B. Lee
The Washington Post

Update: In a Tuesday email, the White House says that Director of National Intelligence James Clapper will not, in fact, choose the members of the Review Group. “The panel members are being selected by the White House, in consultation with the Intelligence Community,” writes National Security Council spokeswoman Caitlin Hayden. “The panel will not report to the DNI.”

Here’s how the president’s Monday memo described Clapper’s role…


The complete article is at The Washington Post.


H/T Greta Van Susteren:



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