Uh-Oh

O’Neil’s squel may cost him:

The U.S. Treasury has asked the U.S. inspector general’s office to investigate how a possibly classified document appeared on Sunday in a televised interview of ex-Treasury Secretary Paul O’Neill, a department spokesman said on Monday.

“It’s based on the (CBS program) ’60 Minutes’ segment, and I’ll be even more clear — the document as shown on ’60 Minutes’ that said ‘secret,”‘ Treasury spokesman Rob Nichols told reporters at a weekly briefing.

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