Senate Intelligence Committee staffer investigated by Justice Department

Gina Haspel arriving to her hearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee. Photo: Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images

A longtime Senate Intelligence Committee staffer is being investigated by the Justice Department "as part of a probe related to unauthorized disclosure of classified information," the Wall Street Journal reports.

The details: Charges against the staffer are expected to be unsealed in coming days, per the Journal, as the Senate turned over documents to the DOJ this week.

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