Secret Service http://kcur.org en How JFK's Death Changed The Secret Service http://kcur.org/post/how-jfks-death-changed-secret-service <p>The shock of the Kennedy assassination stunned the nation, but it also sparked a massive review of how the Secret Service operated.</p><p>In the first part of Monday's <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we talk with Clint Hill, the Secret Service agent who protected Jackie Kennedy in Dallas and beyond, about his role that day and how it changed him and the agency watching out for the president.</p><p><strong>Guest:</strong></p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 16:16:43 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 48029 at http://kcur.org How JFK's Death Changed The Secret Service Report: Secret Service Agents Say Similar Misconduct Was Tolerated http://kcur.org/post/report-secret-service-agents-say-similar-misconduct-was-tolerated A few of the latest developments in the so-called Secret Service scandal, which involves alleged cavorting with prostitutes by agents and U.S. Wed, 25 Apr 2012 11:39:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 16546 at http://kcur.org Report: Secret Service Agents Say Similar Misconduct Was Tolerated Obama Calls Secret Service Employees In Prostitution Scandal 'Knuckleheads' http://kcur.org/post/obama-calls-secret-service-employees-prostitution-scandal-knuckleheads In his first public comments about the prostitution scandal that has engulfed the Secret Service, President Obama praised the agency and said those implicated in the scandal should not the diminish the work of everyone else.<p>"The Secret Service, these guys are incredible," Obama said <a href="http://www.politico.com/politico44/2012/04/obama-secret-service-in-scandal-were-knuckleheads-121502.html">according to Politico</a>. "They protect me, they protect our girls... Tue, 24 Apr 2012 20:27:00 +0000 editor 16510 at http://kcur.org Obama Calls Secret Service Employees In Prostitution Scandal 'Knuckleheads' 12th Member Of Military Tied To Secret Service Scandal http://kcur.org/post/12th-member-military-tied-secret-service-scandal "A member of the U.S. Tue, 24 Apr 2012 12:26:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 16474 at http://kcur.org Several More Secret Service Agents Tied To Scandal Likely To Lose Their Jobs http://kcur.org/post/several-more-secret-service-agents-tied-scandal-likely-lose-their-jobs Within the next few days, several more Secret Service agents will lose their jobs because of their roles in the <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/04/20/151069378/reports-more-agents-involved-more-expected-dismissals-in-prostitution-scandal" target="_blank">so-called summit scandal</a> during which they allegedly cavorted with prostitutes in Colombia earlier this month, the chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security said this morning.<p>Rep. Mon, 23 Apr 2012 13:46:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 16409 at http://kcur.org Expert: Proud Secret Service 'Furious' Over Incident http://kcur.org/post/expert-proud-secret-service-furious-over-incident The Secret Service, which has been offering protection to presidents since 1902, has long enjoyed one of the most sterling reputations of any government agency.<p>That reputation has been <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/04/16/150716291/key-republican-hints-at-broader-investigation-of-secret-service" target="_blank">tarnished by allegations</a> that agents hired prostitutes in Colombia in advance of President Obama's trip there.<p>"The Secret Service episode is very sad," Ari Fleischer, who was White House press secretary under President George W. Mon, 16 Apr 2012 20:40:00 +0000 editor 16057 at http://kcur.org Expert: Proud Secret Service 'Furious' Over Incident Mrs. Kennedy And Me http://kcur.org/post/mrs-kennedy-and-me <p>When shots rang out in Dallas, Secret Service agent <strong>Clint Hill </strong>jumped in the back of President John F. Kennedy&rsquo;s car. Tue, 10 Apr 2012 23:00:02 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Steve Kraske 15772 at http://kcur.org Mrs. Kennedy And Me