Is Leon Panetta the national security leaker?
Ever since the Obama regime began leaking national security and intelligence information to the pink slime media like the New York Times and Washington Post, people wondered who was doing the leaking. Was it Obama himself to try and hype his image? Was it national security advisor Tom Donilon? How about the idiot they call Vice President Joe Biden? Now the Weekly Standard has another interesting theory on who the leaker could be. Could the leaker be Leon Panetta?
The recent congressional ire over the Obama administration’s suspiciously convenient national security leaks reminded me of an unusual bit of political trivia: Defense Secretary — and prior to that, CIA head — Leon Panetta is the prime suspect in one of the most notorious political leaks of all time.
Tevi Troy, a former Bush administration official and the author of Intellectuals and the American Presidency, wrote about this when Panetta was first tapped by the Obama administration for the CIA