TITLE

FIND THE LEAK

AUTHOR(S)
Roche, John P.
PUB. DATE
March 1982
SOURCE
National Review;3/5/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p251
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article investigates how confidential government information in the United States is leaked to the press. The author claims that leaks usually come from the highest level of the administrative staff or from the lowest ranked government officials, but never from the middle echelons. The author also recounted some of the high profile leaks in the history of the U.S. government.
ACCESSION #
18938234

 

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