Obama at Risk? Secret Service Disputes Own Tech Worries

The technology the U.S. Secret Service depends on to protect the president and carry out other vital missions is woefully out of date, and could put the life of President Obama or other White House protectees at risk, the service said in a new document. But that's not the case at all, according to a Secret Service spokesman. First, the document – a 2010 budget request: Without upgrades costing an estimated $33 million, it says, the Secret Service faces the threat of a "near-term mission...Full Story
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