Thursday, July 09, 2009

shocker! cia head admits agency has lied to congress for years

shocker! cia head admits agency has lied to congress for yearsfrom democracy now: Central Intelligence Agency Director Leon Panetta has admitted the CIA has misled Congress on intelligence matters since at least 2001. On Wednesday, a group of seven Democratic lawmakers released a letter describing Panetta’s comments. House intelligence committee chair Silvestre Reyes said CIA officials “affirmatively lied” in a recent briefing on an unspecified matter.

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