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Old 09-27-2016, 09:56 AM
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Originally Posted by finnbow View Post
It's totally cool to talk about having had security clearances (I had a Secret for 15 years and a TS for 20). Hell, my Top Secret clearance (called a "Q" clearance in DOE/NRC parlance) was a valuable credential and is a job requirement for all sorts of good jobs in and out of government. I'm retired and haven't had such a clearance for about 5 years, so I can now again misbehave.
Writing black reports was a PITA.

One can misbehave to a certain extent. Just don't lie about it during the approval and renewal interviews.
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Old 09-27-2016, 10:25 AM
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Just looked it up and she had a Q clearance. I know that she never spoke about her time at the Mound Lab until the day DOE phoned and I answered. I was in the habit of doing that because there had been some annoying calls to the house at the time. Of course after the call the cat was well out of the bag.
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