It looks like the new President is taking action against leakers.
“Six White House staffers fired after failing security test”
The White House dismissed six aides on Thursday after the staffers failed FBI background checks. Some of the aides were physically “walked out of the building by security” a day earlier.
Those affected had failed the SF86, a Questionnaire for National Security Positions used to determine whether a government employee is eligible for a security clearance. The test takes into consideration a person’s credit score, substance use and various personal subjects.”
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