The Quick Fall of Julia Pierson

It was the swiftest downfall of any of Obama's nominees.

Julia Pierson, director of the U.S. Secret Service, center, exits after a House Oversight Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014.

Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Elijah Cummings had it right at 7 a.m.

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