Eric Levai

Eric Levai hosts and produces the podcast "Counter Intelligence." He is a national security journalist based in California. Contact him with tips at 202-430-6968 or Reach him on Twitter at @ericlevai.

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘Say hi to the Donald for us’: Florida police briefed armed right-wing group before they went to Jan. 6 protest

D.C. is a 'dirty city,' the cops say.

On Aug 17, 2022 by Eric Levai

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EXCLUSIVE: Barry Loudermilk was instrumental in pushing Italian satellite conspiracy to top Republican

Loudermilk helped get Italygate in front of Devin Nunes.

On Jun 7, 2022 by Eric Levai

Rep. Barry Loudermilk speaking bookshelves behind him

EXCLUSIVE: Rep. Loudermilk’s ‘dear friend’ delivered him wildly conspiratorial documents on Jan. 6 to help overturn the 2020 election

Maria Zack has long ties to Loudermilk, and gave him documents about 'Italygate' on Jan. 6.

On May 24, 2022 by Eric Levai

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EXCLUSIVE: Rep. Loudermilk gave a radio interview that blows up his denials about hosting Jan. 6 protesters in his office

He called them a 'constituent family' yesterday.

On May 20, 2022 by Eric Levai

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Rioters who stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6 are now asking the government to forgive their PPP loans

Attempting to kill the people who gave you the loan apparently doesn't disqualify you from forgiveness.

On Dec 22, 2021 by Eric Levai

Four people looking into camera.

They threatened to shoot BLM supporters. Now they’re campaigning for Glenn Youngkin

What are these white supremacists doing front-and-center at his rally?

On Nov 1, 2021 by Eric Levai

Handcuffs on the ground.

Domestic violence, DUI, grand theft: Inside the lengthy arrest history of QAnon’s biggest new influencer

He pushes QAnon online. In real life, he's been arrested for domestic violence, grand theft, DUI, and others.

On Oct 14, 2021 by Eric Levai

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How anti-vax protesters caused chaos as Los Angeles voted to mandate vaccines for students

It was a contentious scene.

On Sep 10, 2021 by Eric Levai

Dennis Quaid looking into camera.

Why was Dennis Quaid hanging with 2 Capitol rioters at a right-wing gala?

Quaid was speaking at the FLAG gala.

On Aug 17, 2021 by Eric Levai

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Citizen is launching a private 911 for its users

It's a paid feature to make you feel safer.

On Aug 6, 2021 by Eric Levai

Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor-Greene pose on beach with Capitol rioter Kennedy Lindsey

Matt Gaetz, Marjorie Taylor Greene posed for photo with Capitol rioter

The two posed with Kennedy Lindsey.

On Jul 22, 2021 by Eric Levai

Man with headphones inset for Citizen app interview (l) same man in mask and backwards hat (c) same man wearing crystal necklace (r)

Citizen app is faking local residents in Los Angeles

Landon sure seems to be everywhere.

On Jun 29, 2021 by Eric Levai

Firefighters hosing down the Citizen app logo, which is engulfed in flames

Citizen app told L.A. residents a plane had crashed—it was a training drill

Citizen made another huge mistake in Los Angeles.

On Jun 21, 2021 by Eric Levai

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Former GOP congressman spotted on Capitol grounds during Jan. 6 riot

The former congressman wholeheartedly embraced the 'Stop the Steal' movement.

On Jun 14, 2021 by Eric Levai

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Scientology took 98 federal loans for $10 million during pandemic

The wealthy organization continued to procure government funds offered due to the coronavirus pandemic.

On May 25, 2021 by Eric Levai