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Welcome back everybody -- attorney Victoria times and says she's representing one of the -- Ghazi whistle blowers and is now demanding an apology from the state department's deputy spokesman Patrick -- trial.
Who's accusing -- think of line this week.
-- says she's been blocked from getting a security clearance in order to help a client.
She's also saying her client has been allegedly threatened by unnamed administration officials.
And -- says that's not true.
Now she's been in touch with us directly to go about the normal positions just as she was long.
I don't think she's making false statements and there were unfounded that we were false statements as long as.
We think that.
-- metro line -- and so we -- somebody who was on national television.
Saying that we were blocking them from getting a security clearance it's appropriate we're confident we think that it was.
Found it to go on TV and say I'm not getting -- security -- I'm being blocked twin.
She and pick up the phone call us.
Earlier I spoke with surprising at this time she's still not revealing the name.
Of her client and the house oversight committee is not saying if she represents any of the three whistle blowers who have been identified so far but what times and does say.
Is that her client will likely appear at next week's hearing.
And she's accusing the state department of an elaborate cover up.
This is mr.
-- cal I don't know is for same.
Hit he's making up things that he attributes to me saying what I haven't said them at all and -- he says and that's a false statement therefore she's lying.
It's an old -- in debating trick it's called a straw man argument.
Darrell ISS had said the State Department to letters by the time.
-- Intel was saying that.
Two letters over two -- time -- asking for -- process to clear lawyers and he had been ignored not even.
-- well gonna help you out we'll get into it.
Nothing no response whatsoever until I started going on fox TV complaining about it to me and finally we got -- but here -- Here's this man just made up something.
About employees asking for -- -- well that's not that's not true so therefore she's not telling the truth.
He just did you know it's it's it's insulting and the American people deserve better the American people deserve for there.
Government to have integrity and I'm just surprised -- secretary Kerry is allowing somebody in his press office.
To make up things about people and then call them liars are you asking for apology.
-- yes I yes I am I think he can still can find no transcript where I've ever set an employer employee was trying to requested clearance.
He can't find anything where I said I was sworn to what.
What I say is by not giving us the process the process to do that.
They've caused that caused a problem for their for their employees and -- let's talk about this for mama and I know that you are doing this work pro Bono.
And that your client.
Call a whistle -- what type of testimony.
-- this person add to what to what -- and instead so far what can we expect.
In the hearings next week in your client client testify next week.
I think that for sure it will be announced on Sunday that's up to the chairman chairman I -- All my client is ready to testify whether they'll be next week -- the following week.
I'm not this there's not a finality but it.
My -- will be testifying I can assure you at some point.
And let me let me just tell you because I don't wanna -- a fight my client before that he or she is identified by the chairman.
But here here's what you're gonna have what I think there might be three witnesses.
Good overview of their testimony -- hell.
With the security issues prior.
September 11 what happened the night of September 11 and then what happened afterwards including.
Retaliation against employees.
Does that mean that your client was on the ground in Ben -- as he invents.
There your -- try and hard but I'm not gonna do that itself.
And so we get permission from the chairman to -- Would lose the client is how do you think this is all going to play out this is this is a cover up why wouldn't -- They.
Asked the secretary.
I'm staying and what happened that night and how much her involvement was and what she did or didn't do that night they didn't even question her.
Victoria thank you so much for joining us we're -- to be looking forward to your.
Information and the client accounts for next week.
To testify and we will be in touch -- you and stay closely connected to the story we appreciate it thank you.
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