Happy Friday.

Situational awareness: "A former Senate Intelligence Committee aide was arrested ... in an investigation of classified information leaks where prosecutors also secretly seized years’ worth of a New York Times reporter’s phone and email records," per N.Y. Times:

  • "The former aide, James A. Wolfe, 57, was charged with lying repeatedly to investigators about his contacts with three reporters."
  • "The seizure was disclosed in a letter to the Times reporter, Ali Watkins [formerly of BuzzFeed], who had been in a three-year relationship with Mr. Wolfe."

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