WILL IT HELP: Secret Service is Asking for $8M Replica of the White House for Training

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When your guys are driving drunk into security barriers, and letting people jump the fence, I don’t think it’s a training problem. Sounds more like a management problem.

The Secret Service has had some trouble protecting the White House lately. Its solution? Build another one.

In an effort to help train officers, the Secret Service wants to build an $8 million replica of the White House in Beltsville, Maryland, The New York Times reports Tuesday.

Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy will pitch the idea to the House Appropriations Committee on Tuesday.

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