Susan Rice Dubbed 'Typhoid Mary of the Obama Administration' After Unmasking
By Douglas Ernst | The Washington Times --
Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton likened former Obama administration national security adviser Susan Rice to “Typhoid Mary” while discussing his familiarity with “unmasking” procedures on the Senate intelligence committee.
Speaking Tuesday with radio host Hugh Hewitt about reports that Ms. Rice requested the “unmasking” of Trump campaign associates who were caught up in U.S. surveillance efforts, the Republican senator said it would be a “momentous” occasion for a member of the committee to ever make a similar request.
“Typically, we wouldn’t see transcripts of intercepts to begin with,” Mr. Cotton said. “Those transcripts are part of the raw intelligence that analysts at the NSA and CIA and other intelligence agencies use to produce finished products that then we would review.