Is Obama leaking intelligence for Political Gain?

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    So what's the point of leaking all these details? For no other reason than to make Obama look good again?



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    Good thing he kept quiet about Bin Laden. Republicans would have seen him let go a second time.
     
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    Nothing is beneath this piece of whale shit POTUS.
     
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    GOP rep. suggests bomb plot intelligence leaked prematurely - The Hill's Video
     
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    Is Obama leaking intelligence for Political Gain?

    rdean has more intelligence than Obama.

    Best guess....no.
     
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    Jimmy Carter did the same thing when he leaked info about the Stealth Bomber.
     
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    Al-Qaeda Coming Back Despite Obama's Claims - Middle East - News - Israel National News
     
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    Obama has been leaking intelligence for so long, he is now completely void of any.....


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    Yes, he's leaking lots of intelligence. Too bad righties aren't absorbing any of it.

    Regarding intell, you're obviously ignoring the Bush years of leaking details, both real and fictitious.
     
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    Partisan nonsense. Under Bush, if a plot was uncovered and stopped, the public was told. Thats just standard operating procedure.

    Bush wasnt trying to gain political points with it. And neither is Obama.

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    This story makes more sense than youre original post. It takes time to recruit, train and infiltrate. Seems likely that we would see waves of Al Queda operations rather than just one coninual push.
     
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    It doesn't help the effort to put out all that info
     
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    Oh no, another teabagger with a conspiracy theory...
     
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    The time between Nov '12 and Jan '13 will be scary times after Obama sees the final results.....

    A lame-duck Obama scares the shit out of me
     
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    of course Obama will leak for his own political gain....

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    U.S. official upset over leak about double agent in bomb plot - CNN.com
     
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    Democrat Senator Dianne Feinstein calls for investigation into the leaks, these leaks jeopardize future operations…. And they came from the Whitehouse.



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    Obama prematurely leaked? Eeeewww!
     
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    Leaking? No. Oozing? Yes, like an open sore.
     

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