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The Senate Tuesday quietly confirmed President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command. U.S. Army Cyber Command chief Lt. Gen. Paul Nakasone was unanimously confirmed by voice vote to serve as the "dual-hat" leader of both organizations. The ...
He promised to defend gay rights around the world, to work to rescue the Iran nuclear deal and to reverse the administration's marginalization of American diplomats under Mr. Tillerson. The Senate Intelligence Committee will formally consider Mr. Trump's nominee to replace Mr. Pompeo at the C.I.A., ...

The hearing comes roughly a month after the Senate Intelligence Committee grilled Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen · Kirstjen Michele NielsenOvernight Cybersecurity: Senators eye path forward on election security bill Facebook
Klitenic, who testified to the Senate Intelligence Committee in January, has worked as an attorney at the Homeland Security and Justice departments. » Get the best federal news and ideas delivered right to your inbox. Sign up here. Wyden added that the termination of Meyer's position at the IC ... Intelligence
In an interview with The Associated Press, Natalia Veselnitskaya also detailed her recent meeting in Berlin with investigators from the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee. Like Mueller, the committee is investigating allegations of Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election. Veselnitskaya met ...

A source close to the committee told BuzzFeed News that the Stein campaign had turned over documents to the committee in recent weeks. A spokesperson for the Stein campaign said that they "will soon be completing [their] submission to the Senate Intelligence Committee." Virginia Sen. Mark ...
A business associate of President Donald Trump's who tried to develop a Trump Tower in Moscow during the 2016 campaign met Wednesday with the Senate intelligence committee investigating the campaign's ties to Russia and Russian election interference. Felix Sater did not speak with reporters ...
CIA Director Mike Pompeo testifiesduring a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing in Washington, on Feb. 13, 2018. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images). U.S. President Donald Trump is acting as if Mike Pompeo's confirmation as secretary of state is a foregone conclusion, tasking him with organizing a highly ...
Wednesday's Senate intelligence committee hearing came a day after the panel released a list of recommendations to enhance election security, including improving communication between the Department of Homeland Security and state officials, "rapidly" replacing aging voting machines across the ...
Senate Intelligence Committee Recommends More Security For Midterms, Not How To Fund It ... The Senate intelligence committee met Wednesday to review its recommendations about improving election security ahead of the 2018 midterms. Senators recommend more funding and IT support, but there is ...
State elections officials need more funding and better safeguards against cyberattacks in order to prepare to defend the 2018 midterm elections, according to new Senate intelligence committee recommendations on Tuesday. The findings appeared as primary season is starting to heat up across the United ...
WASHINGTON — The Senate Intelligence Committee offered recommendations on Tuesday for securing American elections from foreign attacks, pressing states to buy voting machines that produce paper ballots and to secure voter databases, and calling for better cooperation between state and federal ...
Still, only the Senate Intelligence Committee appears to be pushing forward at full speed on its probe, as Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley is preparing to release transcripts of the committee's interviews with participants of the June 2016 Trump Tower meeting — a potential sign the committee is ...
Nakasone's open confirmation hearing before the Senate Intelligence Committee will take place Thursday morning and could be followed by a closed-door session with lawmakers, the committee announced Friday. Should he be confirmed, Nakasone will replace Adm. Michael Rogers, who is expected to ...
BRIAN NAYLOR, BYLINE: At a Senate intelligence committee hearing, Charles Phalen, head of the National Background Investigation Bureau, said failing to disclose ties to foreign governments would have to be weighed with other factors in considering whether to grant someone a security clearance.

So far we've been able to maintain a bipartisan approach to this." The interview follows another controversy on the House committee regarding leaked text messages. Recently, the Senate Intelligence Committee reportedly found that a Republican member of the House committee leaked to Fox News text ...
In addition to bickering within its own ranks, the House committee has also gotten into some friction with the Senate Intelligence Committee. In one instance, when Senate Intelligence Committee Chair Richard Burr requested to see a copy of the Republican House committee memo, authored by Nunes, ...
Leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee suspect House Republicans leaked to conservative media text messages between the panel's top Democrat and a lobbyist he hoped could connect him with the author of a dossier alleging President Donald Trump has ties to Russian officials, according to ...
WASHINGTON — The Senate Intelligence Committee has concluded that Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee were behind the leak of private text messages between the Senate panel's top Democrat and a Russian-connected lawyer, according to two congressional officials briefed on the ...
WASHINGTON, March 1, 2018 – In light of extensive public reports about financial connections between Donald Trump, Trump associates and Russia, including indictments of top Trump campaign officials for financial crimes, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., asked Senate Intelligence Committee leaders to hold ...
The Senate Intelligence Committee believes that Republican members of the House Intelligence Committee leaked text messages between a lobbyist and Sen. Mark Warner, Senate Intel's vice chair, that detailed attempts to set up a meeting with Trump-Russia dossier author Christopher Steele, per the NYT. The leak ...
WASHINGTON — The Senate Intelligence Committee has concluded that Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee were behind the leak of private text messages between the Senate panel's top Democrat and a Russian-connected lawyer, according to two congressional officials briefed on the ...
Mark Warner of Virginia, they should hold public hearings with those involved in Trump's finances, including with Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen, his son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner, and his son Donald Trump Jr. Wyden, a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee who also serves as ...
But she then agreed to answer some questions about the transition after conferring with the White House, because she had answered them previously before the Senate Intelligence Committee -- although Schiff said there were transition questions not asked by the Senate that she still would not address.
Updated at 3:52 p.m. ET. Russian influence operations in the United States will continue through this year's midterm elections and beyond, the nation's top spies warned Congress on Tuesday. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats told the Senate intelligence committee that Moscow viewed its attack ...
The Senate Intelligence Committee is preparing to issue a report on vulnerabilities in the U.S. election system — the first such product of the panel's investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that the intelligence committee is working on the report ...
The Senate Intelligence Committee may miss its target for making election security recommendations to states facing potential Russian disruption during the midterms — but its GOP chairman is eyeing a contingency plan. Sen. Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and the panel's Democratic vice chairman, Sen. Intel CIA
Watching the Senate Intelligence Committee's world-threat hearing last week, it felt like the adults were finally back in town. Republicans and Democrats sat next to each other and spoke politely, in front of the cameras. They agreed that intelligence agencies are vital to America's national security, not some ... Intel CIA
For the top intelligence agencies in the US, technology has pushed aside terrorism as a top national security threat. The leaders of six of those agencies, including the CIA, the NSA and the FBI, testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday, during its annual "Worldwide Threats" hearing. Intel CIA
Updated at 3:52 p.m. ET. Russian influence operations in the United States will continue through this year's midterm elections and beyond, the nation's top spies warned Congress on Tuesday. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats told the Senate intelligence committee that Moscow viewed its attack ... Intel CIA
Burr, as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, has one of the highest-profile jobs in Washington. He's leading an investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 elections. In an editorial last week, we urged Burr to tell some of the loudest partisan voices on the matter to pipe down while he and ... Intel CIA
The first results of Congress' investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election could come within the next month, The Wall Street Journal reports. The Senate Intelligence Committee's leadership says it hopes to have a report on U.S. election vulnerabilities out by March, and that the documents are in ... Intel CIA
FBI Director Christopher Wray is set to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee next week for a hearing focused on global threats, the panel announced Wednesday. Wray will be joined by a slate of top intelligence officials, including Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats Daniel (Dan) Ray ... Intel CIA
Washington (CNN) Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr's staff has not been given access to a classified memo drafted by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, a sign of how closely House Republicans are guarding allegations of Justice Department wrongdoing over ... Intel CIA
As of early October, the third congressional team investigating Russia, the Senate Intelligence Committee, hadn't found any useful information about the dossier. “As it relates to the Steele dossier, unfortunately the committee has hit a wall,” Senator Richard Burr, the Republican chairman, announced at an ... Intel CIA
Steve Daines of Montana and Mike Lee of Utah. But a contingent of senators led by North Carolina Republican Richard M. Burr, chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, and the panel's top Democrat, Virginia Sen. Mark Warner, would likely back the House-passed measure. Want insight more often? Intel CIA
Twitter missed a Senate Intelligence Committee deadline to answer questions about Russian meddling in the 2016 election and its platform, Senator Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the committee, said Tuesday. Facebook, Twitter, and Google were all asked to provide additional information after ... Intel CIA
"The one thing I do know from the Senate Intelligence Committee, we have had our bumps, but we are still working through this in a bipartisan way, we are going to follow the facts wherever they lead, and we have made great progress," Warner said. He added that the judiciary panel "will have to find their ... Intel CIA
The Senate Intelligence Committee, one of the panels investigating the 2016 campaign, plans to release its bipartisan report on election security in the coming weeks. The committee's investigation of what role, if any, Mr. Trump's campaign played in the Russian effort continues, but its top members have ... Intel CIA
FBI Director Wray and Deputy AG Rosenstein met with Intel Committee leaders, NBC News reports. Wray and Rosenstein were seen leaving Hart Senate Office Building. The men had met with Senate Intelligence Committee leaders Richard Burr and Mark Warner. The subject of the meeting was not ... Intel CIA
Image: Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe, Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein, DNI Daniel Coats, and NSA Director Adm. Michael Rogers testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on the re-authorization of FISA Section 702 on June 7, 2017. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images). House leadership is about to ... Intel CIA
Twitter missed a Monday deadline to respond to written questions from the Senate Intelligence Committee about Russian online interference in the election, the panel's top Democrat said on Tuesday. “Facebook and Google met the deadline, and [with] voluminous amounts of information, Twitter did not,” ... Intel CIA
Lister Hill authored the Hill-Burton Act which built hospitals all over America. Richard Shelby has been Chairman of the Senate Banking Committee. He has been Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee. He is currently Chairman of the Senate Rules Committee. Folks, what that means is that nothing ... Intel CIA
WASHINGTON — More than a year after Republican leaders promised to investigate Russian interference in the presidential election, two influential Republicans on Friday made the first known congressional criminal referral in connection with the meddling — against one of the people who sought to ... Intel CIA
Mark Warner, the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, said that the call for Sessions' resignation was just "one more effort to try to obfuscate and frankly interfere with the Mueller investigation." Sen. Jeff Merkley, an Oregon Democrat who has called on Trump to resign following sexual ... Intel CIA
Richard Burr leads the Senate Intelligence Committee and its investigation into what role, if any, international meddling may have played in the outcome of the 2016 presidential campaign. He's acknowledged that President Trump has strongly urged him to wrap up the committee's probe. Additionally, Burr ... Intel CIA
It also puts pressure on Senate Intelligence Committee investigators to get Corallo and others in to testify under oath. Frankly, these explosive items may explain why Trump wigged out over the past few days. Washington Post. Jennifer Rubin writes the Right Turn blog for The Post, offering reported opinion ... Intel CIA


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