DC shooter had ‘secret’ security clearance

DC shooter had ‘secret’ security clearance

Move along, nothing to see here.

Aaron Alexis, the 34-year-old suspect in Monday’s shooting rampage at the Washington Navy Yard, had “secret” clearance and was assigned to start working there as a civilian contractor with a military-issued ID card, his firm’s CEO told Reuters.

You know what nobody seems to know? When was he supposed to begin working under his “secret” clearance:

Asked when he was supposed to start work, Hoshko said in a telephone interview: “That’s what I got to find out, if he was supposed to start today … It’s not clear to me.”

So much for that workplace violence theory, huh? Considering his Navy discharge and record of arrests, how did he get cleared? Apparently the government did a more thorough investigations of Fox’s James Rosen than they ever did of this guy.

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