Now the contractor, USIS, is drawing fire from a senator asking how Snowden and Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis slipped through the cracks. The vetting process has also been included in an inquiry by law enforcement agencies into …
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The contractor that vetted Washington Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis is the same firm that vetted national security secrets leaker Edward Snowden, the firm said. USIS, under criminal investigation over whether it misled Washington …
USIS has been undergoing an investigation by OPM's inspector general since before the Snowden and Alexis incidents. OPM's inspector general's office had no comment. USIS is owned by a larger investigative company called Altegrity, …
USIS has been undergoing an investigation by OPM's inspector general since before the Snowden and Alexis incidents. OPM's inspector general's office had no comment. USIS is owned by a larger investigative company called Altegrity, …
Sen. Claire McCaskill, who chairs the subcommittee that deals with federal contracting, blasted USIS and called for an overhaul of how security clearances are managed: “From Edward Snowden to Aaron Alexis, what’s emerging is a …
Well, now we know, as the government contractor USIS admitted this week that it vetted Alexis, of particular note because this was the same contractor that vetted NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden for his security clearance too. A …
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“That’s all they care about.” USIS, which vetted Snowden and Alexis, said in a statement released at the June congressional hearing that OPM had informed the company its investigation met all standards, and that the government …
Earlier, USIS was involved in the security clearances of Snowden and Alexis, who fatally shot 12 people and three others at the Naval Sea Systems Command at the Washington Navy Yard last September. In its release, USIS contends it …
WASHINGTON, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- The contractor that vetted Washington Navy Yard gunman Aaron Alexis is the same firm that vetted national security secrets leaker Edward Snowden, the firm said. USIS, under criminal investigation over …