Secret Service code names through history

Posted: 6:33 AM EDT Sep 14, 2012   Updated: 11:49 AM EDT Jul 28, 2016

Here are some of the not-so-secret code names White House seekers and those close to them have received over the years from the Secret Service.

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Since the Secret Service now scrambles its radio communications, there's no longer much of a security reason for giving presidents, candidates and their families code names.

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