Issa Says CIA Spying on Senate Intelligence Committee Could be “Treason”

13 Mar

So, let me get this straight. If the NSA spies on the American people it perfectly OK, but if they spy on Congress it’s treason? What a double standard! What a crock! How can we as the middle class voters of this country not be so outraged at what the government is doing not rise up and go to the polls and vote each and every one of those crooks out of office and clean out all that corruption?

Peace and Freedom

House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa said he is incensed about allegations the CIA spied on the Senate Intelligence Committee, calling it “treason.”

Breitbart News

“I think Senator Feinstein is as outraged as anyone and I share her outrage. I think the violation of the Constitutional separation of powers should be an offense of the highest level—virtually treason,” Issa told Breitbart News on Tuesday.

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“Spying on the executive branch—spying on Congress or violating the separation of powers as to the Supreme Court or as to Congress is effectively treason. Treason—it’s written up in the Constitution,” Issa said of Feinstein’s revelations, adding, “I don’t know who gave the orders, but to spy on other branches is in fact a constitutional violation at the level of high crimes and misdemeanors and certainly should cause the removal of anyone involved.”

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Chairman of the Senate Select Intelligence Committee…

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