State Dept: All Three Candidates’ Passport Files Breached


Spokesman Sean McCormack says same person who looked at Obama’s on March 14 also looked at McCain’s. Clinton’s accessed by trainee in 2007. Watch video above.

Employee who looked at Obama’s and McCain’s was the one disciplined, not fired Thursday night. Department is reviewing his status. Fired contractors identified.

Obama says in Portland, Oregon: He wants Congress involved in passport probe. Watch video here.

McCain statement: “…It appears that privacy was breached and I expect a thorough review and a change in procedures as necessary to ensure the privacy of all passport files.”


Earlier: Rice said she has personally called Obama to apologize. Watch clip above.

Washington Times source: FBI preliminary probe underway. Controversy being compared to similar situation with B. Clinton in 1992.

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