Adam B. Schiff

With 'Snowden' set to open, House panel calls former NSA contractor a 'serial exaggerator and fabricator'

With 'Snowden' set to open, House panel calls former NSA contractor a 'serial exaggerator and fabricator'

Edward Snowden exaggerated his resume, stole test answers and failed training on U.S. surveillance law before he copied an estimated 1.5 million classified documents from the National Security Agency, according to a summary of a House Intelligence Committee report released Thursday.

The committee unanimously adopted the investigative report a day before Oliver Stone’s “Snowden” premieres in movie theaters. The film apparently portrays the former NSA contractor as a heroic whistle-blower.

Civil liberties advocates have launched a...

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