Intelligence official: People with interim security clearance should have limited access to information

Source: Politico | February 13, 2018 | Josh Gerstein

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said Tuesday that people with temporary security clearance should have only limited access to sensitive, classified information.

Coats did not mention any individuals, but the White House has come under scrutiny after it became public that former staff secretary Rob Porter and various other officials had access to sensitive information while operating with only interim clearances. Porter resigned last week over allegations that he abused two ex-wives.


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