NSA Spying on — and Blackmailing — Top Government Officials and Generals


 Source of 2005 New York Times Spying Expose Says Spy Agency Targeting Highest-Level American Leaders



Russell Tice said on Friday the NSA is lying about its surveillance program.

As we reported yesterday, NSA whistleblower Russell Tice – a key source in the 2005 New York Times report that blew the lid off the Bush administration’s use of warrantless wiretapping – told Peter B. Collins on Boiling Frogs Post (the website of FBI whistleblower Sibel Edmonds) that – “Members of Congress, both Senate and the House, especially on the intelligence committees and on the armed services committees and some of the–and judicial”

– “One of the judges is now sitting on the Supreme Court”

– “Two … former FISA court judges”

– “State Department officials”

– “People in the executive service that were part of the White House–their own people”

– “Antiwar groups”

– “U.S. companies that that do international business”

– “U.S. banking firms and financial firms that do international business”

– “NGOs that–like the Red Cross, people like that that go overseas and do humanitarian work”

– “The president of the United States now [i.e. Barack Obama, when he was running for Senate]“

Tice just named some additional names.

Specifically, Tice told radio host James Corbett that the background)

Supreme Court justice Alito … and all of the other Supreme Court justices

White House spokesman Scott McClellan

Those officials were targeted He’s right.

New York Times documentary” href=”http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/23/opinion/the-national-security-agencys-domestic-spying-program.html” target=”_blank”>highly-credible NSA whistleblower William Binney what he thought about Tice’s statements. Binney told us:

See this for further background on spying and harassment of government officials and civilians.