Carney: DOJ Looking Into Issues Raised By Reuters DEA Report

AP

White House spokesman Jay Carney said Monday that the Department of Justice is “looking into” some of the issues raised by a Reuters report revealing that a secret unit within the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration “is funneling information from intelligence intercepts, wiretaps, informants and a massive database of telephone records to authorities across the nation to help them launch criminal investigations of Americans.”

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