updated 4:07 PM EDT, Wed October 1, 2014
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Pierson: "it was going to be hard for the department & president to have confidence in the Secret Service..if I didn’t step down" -Bloomberg
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Julia Pierson: "It’s painful to leave as the agency is reeling from a significant security breach." -Bloomberg
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Strange Vine alert: @RepJimMcDermott moves like Bruce Lee http://t.co/rQEHLDtqdH https://t.co/2f15lcuY3F
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3:56 pm ET on Wed, Oct 1st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
Simply astounding that USSS brass kept info of elevator breach from WH until reporters started asking about it 2 weeks later
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3:53 pm ET on Wed, Oct 1st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
WH confirms WH didnt know about elevator breach until "shortly before it was reported." This is key to understanding why Pierson is out.
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Earnest: DHS secretary Johnson accepted Pierson's resignation during a meeting earlier this afternoon.
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3:37 pm ET on Wed, Oct 1st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
Earnest: POTUS called USSS director Pierson today to thank her for her 30 years of service.
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3:35 pm ET on Wed, Oct 1st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
Still waiting for WH to say whether or not Pierson told the president about the elevator breach.
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Rand Paul says on @glennbeck "maybe" the Ebola countries "will have to be quarantined from the rest of the world." http://t.co/UH6G1hACw1
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always a weird passive-aggressive dance when a spokesman praises the heck out of someone just fired.
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JUST IN: CNN has learned there is extensive video of the entire fence jumper incident; indoor chase captured by elaborate video system
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DHS Secy Johnson says he'll set up a "distinguished panel of independent experts" to examine incidents; asks for report by Dec. 15.
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3:24 pm ET on Wed, Oct 1st, 2014 RETWEET | FOLLOW
Sounds like Nancy Pelosi lives on a pretty nice street. #mustbenice https://t.co/52OaRutaAo
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Strange Vine alert: @RepJimMcDermott moves like Bruce Lee http://t.co/HuMstQdkwp http://t.co/EkhHstJ66k
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So, this is how far the fence jumper got into the White House: http://t.co/1FhCTnNsvm https://t.co/IaT4HfsNfc
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"I am not opposed to birth control," says @SenRandPaul. "That's basically what Plan B is." http://t.co/LPOnSCeNOS http://t.co/VJTBAPLLYj
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Gov. Chris Christie 'disturbed' by Obama on ISIS http://t.co/NuTeUuf3fS http://t.co/zizjUBTLl1
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Will Mitt Romney take the plunge again? http://t.co/wleU5cIlqq by @GloriaBorger http://t.co/JaZpZoecD5
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Clinton's granddaughter was given a children's version of Machiavelli's "The Prince." http://t.co/7K4VkvlkRx http://t.co/1UDd8KD7uI
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Why did the USDA buy submachine guns? http://t.co/mSHZe8zDB7 by @seankennedyDC http://t.co/lnuSZ1icIa
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65% of Americans still consider Pres. Obama a dovish commander in chief. Where do you stand? http://t.co/chDTkteqJq http://t.co/HLY01IeHeO
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CNN poll: Most Americans back airstrikes, but oppose use of U.S. troops in Iraq, Syria http://t.co/XgwmCXZV7n http://t.co/mffTLqz8Nc
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DOJ to expand ban on ethnic, religious profiling, but won't DHS won't adopt the new rules: http://t.co/EQKewAdbKb by @evanperez
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