The CIA targets Congress. Have we seen this movie before?

A faithful reader writes:

“A select congressional committee launched a vast investigation into issues of historic importance and constitutional scope. The committee necessarily relied on the CIA for crucial information. The committee published a massively documented report. The report is, in part, was critical of the performance of the agency. Subsequently, the committee learned that it had become the target of an intelligence operation by the agency during its investigation.”

“So the burgeoning scandal of the CIA’s operation against the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI )i is beginning to unfold.

[Have we seen this movie before]

“When [G. Robert Blakey], the former Chief Counsel for the House Select Committee on Assassinations (HSCA), stated publicly years ago that the same agency had engaged in deceptive practices aimed at the HSCA during its investigation in the late 1970s, where was the outrage and action by the Congress that had been targeted?

“(The HSCA had been long ago dissolved by the time the intelligence operation against it was uncovered.)

“Blakey, now emeritus professor of law, has suggested that significant investigative issues and, potentially, conclusions of the HSCA  could have been compromised by the CIA’s actions.

Same as it ever was

“As a recent article by the NY Times about the current flap phrased it:

“The extraordinary battle [between the SSCI and the CIA] has created an unprecedented breakdown in relations between the spy agency and its congressional overseers and raises significant implications for the separation of powers between the legislative and executive branches.”

“Will this new breach of the separation of powers be swept under the carpet?

“The Senate Committee is now asking how the CIA learned that committee staffers obtained access to the internal CIA report. It appears to the SSCI that the CIA conducted some form of surveillance on the committee (i.e., gathered intelligence on the SSCI’s investigation).

“Let’s hope all of this gets sorted out in public.

“Is the CIA prohibited from conducting ANY operations on US soil (setting aside how exceptions for terrorist acts by foreigners), much less against a Senate committee?

“If the CIA has a concerned about a “security breach,” should the CIA be required to ask the Justice Department whether a subpoena may be issued to investigate the Senate?

“The confrontation between the SSCI and CIA is a current symptom of concerns that were expressed when the CIA was founded, and reiterated by former President Harry Truman on December 22, 1963.


  1. Arnaldo M Fernandez says:

    If J.J. Angleton clearly established the CIA mindset: “It is inconceivable that a secret arm of the government has to comply with all the overt orders of the government,” it’s not surprising that the CIA didn’t care about the trias politica principle or separation of powers.

  2. Mike Rago says:

    The CIA and OSWALD consume way too much bandwidth. They are red herrings. They serve only to take the eye off the ball. They are one of the main reasons this case has not bee solved in 50 years.

    As I said before, the purpose of the “research” community is to take your eye off the ball. To ensure that the truth does not come to light.

    • Jonathan says:


      I believe you are correct here. Oswald and the CIA are distractions.

      The research community has presented many purported but disputable facts. I do not dismiss the research community wholesale.

      Please tell me or us your idea of the assassination.

      I have an open mind.

      • Mike Rago says:

        As I said before if you want to know who was responsible for the assassination of JFK you have to figure out who Jack Ruby was talking about when he said the following…

        “Everything pertaining to what is happening will never come to the surface…

        The world will never know the true facts of what occurred.. I am the only person in the background that knows the truth pertaining to my circumstance…

        The people had so much to gain and such a material motive to put me in the position I’m in will never let the true facts come above board to the world”

        The simple fact is that the people responsible for the assassination made several very critical and obvious mistakes. The “research” community spends a lot of time steering people away from that area of the case.

  3. bogman says:

    I tend to agree with Edward Snowden’s appraisal of Feinstein’s angry statements on the Senate floor:

    “It’s clear the CIA was trying to play ‘keep away’ with documents relevant to an investigation by their overseers in Congress, and that’s a serious constitutional concern.”

    “But it’s equally if not more concerning that we’re seeing another ‘Merkel effect,’ where an elected official does not care at all that the rights of millions of ordinary citizens are violated by our spies, but suddenly it’s a scandal when a politician finds out the same thing happens to them.”

    And since there appears to be early bi-partisan support to investigate the CIA in this matter, maybe they could also require they release the records around the assassination of a sitting president that they have kept from release for 50 years. That’s an even bigger constitutional issue in my book.

  4. Brian H. says:

    Again has anyone who has researched the JFK assassination suprised by this further James Brennan immediately denied it BUT he has also been caught lying to congress before as well!!!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

In seeking to expand the range of informed debate about the events of 1963 and its aftermath, welcomes comments that are factual, engaging, and civil. more

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

exam: Exam-Labs GMAT-QUANTITIVE Exam Is The Best Material, Latest GRE-VERBAL Ebook For Each Candidate, Download Latest CAT-060 Test Engine Is The Best Material, First-hand 156-702 Exam Preparation UP To 50% Off, Sale PW0-204 Exam Guide Online, Helpful HP0-Y49 Latest Dumps Online, Provide Latest HP0-451 Test Answers For Each Candidate, Gocertify HP0-210 Test Dump With Accurate Answers, Latest Release ACSO-KV-PROG-01 Exam Sample Questions With Accurate Answers, Recenty Updated ACSO-L2-REVGEN-02 Exam Practice Pdf Guaranteed Success, Exampassok 000-005 Test Pdf Online Store, Latest Release 000-M80 Exam Practice Pdf Guaranteed Success, Most Popular 000-R13 Sample Questions For Each Candidate, Examcollection C2020-622 Simulation Questions with PDF and VCE Engine, Ucertify C4060-087 Vce Dumps , High Pass Rate P2070-055 Pdf Download For Each Candidate, Examcollection 000-039 Exam Practice Pdf 100% Pass With A High Score, High Pass Rate 070-410 Preparation Materials Online Shop, Real 070-236 Exam Dumps Pdf with PDF and VCE Engine, Free FM1-306 Training Guide With Accurate Answers, The Most Recommended 070-502-CSHARP-CN Exam Preparation Is The Best Material, Sale Latest 050-718 Certification Dumps Are The Best Materials, High Pass Rate 050-724 Test Exam For Sale, Provides 1Z0-871 Material Pdf with PDF and VCE Engine, Download 1Z0-533 Test Questions On Our Store, Help To Pass 050-V711-CSESECURID Practise Questions With The Knowledge And Skills, Testking 310-232 Practice Exam Questions Latest Version PDF&VCE, Help To Pass 250-251 Exam Dumps Are Based On The Real Exam, Most Popular 190-832 Practice Exam Pdf With High Quality,

cbd oil: best cbd oil for pain how to draw a fancy heart plain jane cbd benefits of cbd oil gummies cbd liver damage can you have withdrawals from cbd oil is cbd hemp oil shops for lease melbourne cbd cbd lotion benefits cbd isolate recipes where is cbd oil sold in minnesota cbd addiction cbd oil rite aid information working cbd questions cbd oil estrogen cbd yield per plant google cbd oil pop naturals super cbd era commons arthritis foundation cbd guidelines de quervains tenosynovitis cbd oil cbd horny world health organization marijuana puur cbd review cbc test select cbd focus review cbd decarboxylation temperature cbd oil for frozen shoulder fabric stores melbourne cbd cheapest sydney cbd parking high cbd low thc weed whole leaf co cbd oil pills definition abacus cbd stock yoder naturals cbd oil what is cannabis guide to using plenty flex cbd oil arthritis define 3000 mg wise oil group 5 leaf marijuana research chemicals cannabinoids cbd oil in coffee ames assay rapid releaf cbd oil weed growing forum cbd living cbd freeze roll on easy english wikipedia esophageal web seeking health b complex plus cbd oil with thc vs without oil can effect cbd oil for guinea pigs cbd oil for immune system uncanna cbd cbd oil franklin ma store hours smoking cbd hemp

vape: sub ohm vape chart how to get your mom to stop smoking voltage vape shop cheap top quality vape juice making vape coils smok 4 battery vape krew lava tube ecig instructions energy drink vape juice kangertech vape mod seattle vape shop how to load a vape pen cool fire vapes what is the best vape tank rock n roll it study on vaping white rhino hylo e cigarette use graph whats an atomizer for ecig ego 1 joyetech travelling with an ecig e cigarette effects on lungs ecig juice post removed facebook vapors for sale 6mg nicotine vape juice coilmaster size for uwell crown blueberry vape juice recipe voopoo drag pictures homemade vape juice reddit vape shop odessa tx e cigarette cartomizer cleaning e cigarette scale exhaust e cigarette brands reviews clear vape pen blu e cigs blu electronic cigarette original uwell crown coilds one time use e cigarette premier vapor does a cannabis sell cbd e cigarette oil snow wolf review vape mod for sale 3mg nicotine equals how many cigarettes cheap mini box mods vape juice high nic shogun univ mod wicking the voopoo vini rba variable wattage vs variable voltage smok stick v8 wont turn on ar mech mod can vaping increase anxiety smok v fin review vaping causes heartburn smok priv v8 flashes 4 times best 150 watt box mod uwell crown tank stock coil head rebuild best oil vape pen reddit voopoo charging alien smok ohm too low

weight loss: online weight loss programs diet pills recommended by doctor oz how much water to drink for weight loss weight loss pills shakes for weight loss 60 pound weight loss before and after how to use coconut oil for weight loss gabourey sidibe weight loss photos amy schumer weight loss diet to much weight loss hillary clinton weight loss organic protein powder for weight loss are pinto beans good for weight loss best diet pills for breastfeeding moms kelly lebrock weight loss best fish oil for weight loss best weight loss pill 2015 infinity weight loss pills ronda rousey weight loss weight loss pills buy online weight loss shirt compression jean smart weight loss oats smoothie for weight loss obese fasting weight loss weight loss beads green juice diet for weight loss weight loss pill for women super hd weight loss pills reviews swimming tips for weight loss weight loss probiotics reynolds wolf weight loss weight loss calculation cbd weight loss stories list fda approved weight loss pills roxxxy andrews weight loss low sodium diet and weight loss weight loss surgery for non obese thrive weight loss diet spa body wraps for weight loss morbidly obese weight loss per week safe weight loss medication phentermine diet pills walmart weight loss progras weight loss wins diet pills green tea fat burner drugs for weight loss diet and energy pills that work doctors select weight loss 4 physicians quick weight loss barley water for weight loss quick weight loss diet pcos metamucil weight loss dr oz weight loss detox diet plan 3 day fast weight loss fast weight loss vegetarian diet plan forskolin where to buy ketogenic diet weight loss reviews trimfit weight loss

male enhancement: libido booster poseidon pill girl from sexdrive take my dick sexual stamina definition penis pump used testosterone lotion romans ed testim side effects 3500 times 12 celexa or prozac ultra fx 10 ingredients aftermarket pills how to get dick hard penis weights improve bloodflow does penis pumps really work what are the health benefits of ginseng surgery for a bigger pennis how to get free samples of viagra enhancement pill penis head pumping viril pills penis stretches penis pumping tube multivitamin ratings at what age does penis stop growing what size penis do girls like lurid blue how can i get a longer penis ginseng erectile penis enlargement prices erect penis photos blue pill c1 sex top 1 titanium 4000 male enhancement causes of erectile dysfunction include get your penis bigger amazon sex store maxsize male enhancement reviews hard drugs list dick size average penis size compare penis examination lady rabbit sex at what age does the penis stop growing how long should foreplay last cock on viagra pills for enlargement of pennis penis accessories rise male enhancement pills natural curves pills max size pills review reddit mg top 5 supplements hair on penis super x male enhancement male enhancement non prescription