Former President Trump's last-minute installment of National Security Agency General Counsel Michael Ellis is now the subject of a Department of Defense inspector general investigation, a source familiar told CNN
Last-minute Trump appointee at NSA put on leave due to inspector general probe
Ellis had most of two days in his job as top lawyer for the National Security Agency. Now on adminitrative leave, he is unlikely to return to the spy agency even if an inspector general examination blesses the strange hiring process that gave him the post.
Man killed in strip mall stabbing was Sac County restaurant inspector, officials say
Alejandro Mayorkas was found by Barack Obama’s Inspector General to be guilty of selling Green Cards to Chinese nationals on behalf of rich, democratic donors. He is disqualified from leading the Department of Homeland Security.
A powerful message from Inspector Gen. Atkinson after his retaliatory firing: “The American people deserve an honest and effective government. They are counting on you to use authorized channels to bravely speak up... “Please do not allow recent events to silence your voices.”
The late-night firing of Inspector General Atkinson is a brazen act against a patriotic public servant who has honorably performed his duty to protect the Constitution and our national security, as required by the law and by his oath.