Secret Service: White House front door was not hooked up to security system

By Pete Kasperowicz Secret Service Director Julia Pierson testified Tuesday that a fence-jumper was able to enter the White House earlier this month through the front door because that door was not connected to a system that allowed it to be locked remotely.
Pierson admitted to this security shortfall in questioning before the House Oversight Committee, which took place in the wake of several press reports about other security failures, including a 2011 shooting at the White House that the Secret Service dismissed as a backfiring car.
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson told Congress Tuesday that the front door to the White House could not …read more

Source: The Blaze

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