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Topic - John Kiriakou
Outside political groups are spending nearly the same as congressional campaigns themselves in about two dozen competitive elections this year.
Former intelligence officials use "reprehensible" and "egregious" to describe the alleged acts of a former CIA officer charged by the government with betraying his own when he revealed the identities of two overseas operatives to the media.
The Obama administration is using a century-old anti-spying law to prosecute federal workers for leaking secrets to the media, drawing criticism that the law is draconian and the prosecutions are chilling efforts to report news.
A former CIA officer has been charged with leaking secrets to reporters, the sixth such prosecution the Obama administration has launched using a century-old anti-spying law.
A former CIA officer was charged Monday in federal court with leaking classified information to the media about two other CIA officers, including disclosing the name and contact information of one involved in the capture of al Qaeda terrorist Abu Zubaydah.
In February, John Kiriakou, formerly a CIA analyst, was imprisoned for, in his own words, "telling the public that torture was official U.S. government policy" when he confirmed the use of waterboarding.
Mr. Snowden referred to Kiriakou when he explained why he was fleeing the United States.