Never see Secret Service on tv when Obama addresses the thousands of people?

Answer Yes jimmy carter refused secret service protection upon his retirement. Said it was a waste of tax payer money.

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When was the secret service people who protect the president invented?

Most "desk jobs" can have a wife and kids but they need to let them know that work comes first. If you are a so-called "agent" (the ones in the movies) cannot usually have kids...maybe a girlfriend... Read More »

Is Obama protected by secret service agents?

This was done so they would not be hit by the assassins bullet.

Did obama pass secret service criteria?

No. You would need to be old enough to be armed.

Is President Obama protected by a US Secret Service agent?