PBS NewsHour

Here’s how you get a White House security clearance

Clip: 02/13/2018 | 6m 7s

The White House and the FBI have shared conflicting accounts on the timeline of the background investigation into former White House staff secretary Rob Porter, who lacked a permanent security clearance and faced allegations of domestic abuse. How was the process designed to work? Judy Woodruff learns more from attorney Mark Zaid.

Aired: 02/13/18

Rating: NR

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