Video: DiFi rips CIA for violating law, constitution

The CIA violated federal law and the constitution by searching congressional overseers’ computers, U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Dianne Feinstein said Tuesday morning.

Feinstein, D-Calif., delivered this scathing floor speech:


The Washington Post puts it in context.

Josh Richman

Josh Richman covers state and national politics for the Bay Area News Group. A New York City native, he earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri and reported for the Express-Times of Easton, Pa. for five years before coming to the Oakland Tribune and ANG Newspapers in 1997. He is a frequent guest on KQED Channel 9’s “This Week in Northern California;” a proud father; an Eagle Scout; a somewhat skilled player of low-stakes poker; a rather good cook; a firm believer in the use of semicolons; and an unabashed political junkie who will never, EVER seek elected office.