POLITICS
11/14/2013 08:26 am ET

Americans' Personal Data Shared With CIA, IRS In Security Investigation: Report

EschCollection via Getty Images

WASHINGTON — U.S. agencies collected and shared the personal information of thousands of Americans in an attempt to root out untrustworthy federal workers that ended up scrutinizing people who had no direct ties to the U.S. government and simply had purchased certain books.

Read more on McClatchy

CONVERSATIONS