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John Kerry

GOP senator accuses Clinton of improperly passing state secrets to her lawyer

WASHINGTON In a "serious risk" to national security, Hillary Clinton gave her State Department emails containing Top Secret and other classified information to her lawyer, who lacked sufficient clearances to possess it and who kept it for as long as eight months, the Republican chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee charged Tuesday. In a letter to her successor Secretary of State John Kerry, Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa said when she turned over thumb drives containing her official emails to her lawyer, "it appears Secretary Clinton sent (Top Secret/Sensitive Compartmented Information) to an unauthorized person." Grassley, who has sent multiple demanding letters in...