Fence-jumper identified as Omar J. Gonzalez, a homeless veteran with PTSD

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http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/513470941548912641 Here’s the latest on Omar J. Gonzalez, the man who breached security at the White House yesterday: White House intruder was an Army vet with PTSD, family says http://t.co/EkM6Yd1pEy — Kim Murphy, LA Times (@kimmurphy) September 21, 2014 The opener: The intruder who scaled a White House fence and made it through the front doors […]

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NYT’s Peter Baker panned for questioning GOP concern for Obama’s safety

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http://twitter.com/#!/jtLOL/status/517340038615416832 The New York Times Chief White House Correspondent Peter Baker wonders what’s up with all the Republican interest in getting the Secret Service back on track and strengthening security around the White House following the latest fence-jumping and entrance into the White House: The complicated politics of the Secret Service furor. http://t.co/Xr7IL1rBs6 — Peter […]

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Elijah Cummings lauds disgraced and resigning Secret Service Director

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http://twitter.com/#!/RepCummings/status/517317289625276416 But as far as we know Congressman Cummings is still plenty comfortable with the IRS targeting people based on their political views. You may remember when he practically wept over the questioning of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. ‘I’d mourn for what could have been’: Rep. Elijah Cummings on verge of tears at IRS hearing  He gave […]

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Secret Service allows illegal immigrants to ride with President Obama

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http://twitter.com/#!/economicrefugee/status/517826231274708992 Say what? Secret Service Allows Two Illegal Immigrants to Get Into Car With President Obama http://t.co/M0geNDC8BM — jimgeraghty (@jimgeraghty) October 3, 2014 Obama rides to campaign event with 2 “Dreamers.” So – the Secret Service allows 2 illegals to ride in the presidential limo? — toddstarnes (@toddstarnes) October 3, 2014 But we’re sure they […]

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‘Scary!’ Man jumps WH fence, White House on lockdown [photos, Vine]

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http://twitter.com/#!/edhenryTV/status/510188616455573504 Reports of a scary situation on the anniversary of 9/11 are coming in this afternoon. The White House is under lockdown it was just on the news wtf… 😳 — follow back (@FreQuincyArmy) September 11, 2014 Yes, reportedly the White House is on lockdown. Here are some on-scene photos and Vines of the situation. […]

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WH fence jumper saga ‘gets even worse’; Can we count on these guys to help? [pics]

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http://twitter.com/#!/BoreGuru/status/517006365718347776 The plot thickens: Are you shitting me? https://t.co/d3ePxr25LR — RB (@RBPundit) September 30, 2014 The Secret Service fencejumper scandal somehow gets even worse http://t.co/l4VFMVz00j — Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) September 30, 2014 From WaPo: The man who jumped over the White House fence and sprinted through the main floor of the mansion could have gotten […]

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Snarknado strikes recalled Colo. lawmaker waiting for Secret Service clearance to White House party

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http://twitter.com/#!/SenJohnMorse/status/410909169034592256 Former Colorado State Senator John Morse is mostly known for two things: supporting anti-Second Amendment legislation, and being promptly recalled for it a few months later. Now it seems like he’s relegated to waiting outside the White House, desperately hoping the Secret Service bouncers will let him in. http://twitter.com/#!/CrestonePeak/status/410971074243751936 http://twitter.com/#!/CrestonePeak/status/410972690023845888 http://twitter.com/#!/conservatarist/status/410969038060130304 http://twitter.com/#!/BenHowe/status/410969692032208896 http://twitter.com/#!/MJL556/status/410976986127798273 Ouch! […]

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‘BURN!’ Is this zinger from Secret Service hearing the ‘quote of the day’?

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http://twitter.com/#!/erykahjpuen/status/516985274178764800 No, seriously. Take a look at this quote from Rep. Lynch during Tuesday’s House Oversight Committee hearing with Secret Service director Julia Pierson about the deranged man breaking into the White House. Rep. Lynch (D-MA) quite possibly has the quote of the day from the Secret Service hearing. pic.twitter.com/9C7IfgPwnv — Tamara Keith (@tamarakeithNPR) September […]

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Secret’s out! US Secret Service needs refresher course in protecting WH

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http://twitter.com/#!/charliespiering/status/516687470029991937 In that case, it might be time for Josh Earnest to have a serious talk with the president: So the initial Secret Service account of that fence jumper was… fudged slightly. http://t.co/CKIBK2BRPU — Andrew Stiles (@AndrewStilesUSA) September 29, 2014 Good God. "@markberman: The White House fence jumper made it to the East Room!? Good. […]

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