Originally Posted by vailpass
How does breaking an oath make you a hero?
If he took an oath to uphold the Constitution that is the senior oath. He kept that.
Whistleblowers are usually the ones telling on who is actually breaking the law—not the other way around.
“Experience should teach us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the Government’s purposes are beneficent. Men born to freedom are naturally alert to repel invasion of their liberty by evil-minded rulers. The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well-meaning but without understanding.” — James Madison