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Secret Service faces new scrutiny following White House breach
Secret Service faces new scrutiny following White House breach

The Secret Service is investigating how an intruder was able to scale the White House fence Friday and make it all the way into the building before being wrestled to the ground by security officers. Some members of Congress said the incident raises fresh questions about the competency of the Secret Service, which has been battered by scandal in recent years. Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform subcommittee on national security, wrote on Twitter on Saturday that “Reports of White House fence jumper getting as far as he did are TOTALLY UNACCEPTABLE.” Chaffetz went on: “This is not the first time Secret Service has shown...

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