Why is this person not in handcuffs on his way to jail? Isn’t is against the law to leak secret government documents? If Issa doesn’t go to jail then Bradley Manning needs to be released. Issa leaked the documents to the press, Bradley Manning released them to Wikileaks. The only difference is who the documents were leaked to.
“WASHINGTON — House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) has taken the unprecedented step of leaking a secret U.S. trade document, in hopes of pressuring President Barack Obama’s administration into disclosing the details of a major trade deal with far-reaching implications on everything from “Buy American” contracting rules to prescription drug prices to internet freedom.
Issa — who endeared himself to the tech community in 2011 by speaking out against the Stop Online Piracy Act — is again taking up Silicon Valley’s cause in the talks surrounding the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a multilateral free trade agreement currently being negotiated between the United States and eight Pacific nations. His move follows a barrage of criticism over U.S. demands in the talks, which have alarmed global health experts, domestic labor unions and government transparency advocates.”
Read the full article here: Darrell Issa Questions Obama On Trans-Pacific Partnership, Leaks Key Text Of Trade Deal