The head of the Secret Service told a congressional hearing that a security breach that allowed an uninvited couple into last week’s state dinner was a mistake and an aberration, and that three uniformed officers have been put on administrative leave.
But it was this exchange — reported by the Washington Examiner — between Mark Sullivan and DC congressional delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton that was the eye-opener.
Norton: “Did you discover it through their Facebook, or was it your own discovery that some interlopers had entered?”
Sullivan: “We did not discover that on our own. We were advised of it the following day.”
Norton: “Advised by who, sir?”
It’s one of the stories in today’s Fresh Eye