Secret Service Prostitution Scandal
Agents sent home
- Duration 1:55
- Date Apr 16, 2012
Agents sent home
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Well both the president and some key members of congress are vowing to investigate this incident involving some Secret Service agents at their hotel.
In Cartagena Colombia as you know the president was down in Columbia.
For the summit of the Americas where it's reported some members of the Secret Service traveling in advance of the president.
I had some prostitutes up to their hotel rooms the president was asked about it yesterday during a joint appearance with -- Colombian president mom for one man both on those.
And he said those representing the US overseas need to display the highest standards and utmost dignity.
What happened here in Columbia is being investigated by.
The director of the Secret Service.
I expect that investigation to be rural and I expect to be rigorous.
If it turns out that.
-- allegations that have been made in the press.
Of course -- -- Eleven members of the Secret Service were recalled and replaced -- Steve what actually do we expect if any on Capitol Hill in the wake of this scandal.
-- could very well be action now we're getting word from Peter King the chairman of the homeland security committee that he might hold hearings.
Another one -- concern to sterilize the chairman of the chairman of the house oversight and Government Reform Committee who says serious questions are raised by this incidence was.
We've heard about these -- -- parties when the president leaves well this was a pre wheeled down.
So the question is is the whole organization.
In need of some soul searching some changes or -- five before the president the vice president members of the cabinet are in danger.
-- says he -- as many as twenty -- might be involved not the eleven previously reported Greg thank you Steve Centanni at a White House Steve thanks --