Secret Service Chief To Testify Before Senate

U.S. Secret Service Director Mark Sullivan will testify in front of Senate lawmakers later this month.

U.S. Secret Service Director Mark Sullivan will testify in front of Senate lawmakers later this month.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) announced news of the hearing on Friday morning

Sullivan came under fire last month after it was revealed that a handful of Secret Service officials solicited prostitutes during a trip to Colombia just days before President Obama visited the country.

The hearing is scheduled for May 23 at 10:30 a.m. Department of Homeland Security Acting Inspector General Charles Edwards will also testify.

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