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He espouses pretty belligerent views, and he has a history of being at odds with the U.S. intelligence community, which exists to this day, where he has written about a significant violations by Iran in the Iran nuclear deal, whereas the man he's going to be working with, the director of national ... John Bolton intelligence
Allegations from the House Intelligence Committee that former Director of National Intelligence and current CNN analyst James Clapper made "inconsistent" statements during the committee's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election have revived long-standing Republican doubts about Clapper's ...

ANDERSON - Fort Wayne native James Clapper will meet with students and present a free public lecture at 3 p.m. Wednesday in York Performance Hall at Anderson University. The retired Air Force lieutenant general, who is known as an outspoken critic of President Donald J. Trump, served as the ... intelligence
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said the ultimate power in the United States is with the citizens and how they exercise their right to vote. "That's why protecting that sacred ability to vote, to express our political views, is so important," Clapper said Thursday night at Roanoke College.
Mike McConnell, former United States director of national intelligence and Navy vice admiral, has been added to the speaker lineup for the 2018 SEC Academic Conference hosted by Auburn University. ... His civilian career includes serving as the U.S. director of national intelligence from 2007 to 2009.
Waiting to debrief the South Koreans in the West Wing were Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan. Part way through their meeting Trump walked in unexpectedly, inviting the stunned South Koreans into the Oval Office ... Intel
A year into his tenure as the country's top intelligence official, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats is reshuffling the office that oversees America's 16 intelligence agencies, consolidating many functions under a new layer of management intended to refocus its work around a new set of ...
James Clapper, former director of National Intelligence: “I am very pleased to learn of Director Pompeo's selection of Gina Haspel as Deputy Director. It speaks well of him for picking a seasoned veteran of the Agency who is widely and deeply respected by the workforce as well as those outside the Agency.
“The Intelligence Community stands by its January 2017 assessment,” wrote the Office of the Director of National Intelligence in a message to CNN's Jim Sciutto, noting it will review the committee's findings. The new Republican led-report is expected to show “links between Russians and the Trump and ...
James Clapper, former Director of National Intelligence under President Barack Obama, said in 2017 he was “very pleased” with the pick of Gina Haspel to be deputy and that she is “widely and deeply respected by the workforce.” Former CIA Director Michael Hayden said she was a “wonderful” choice for ...
The long-threatened decision not to extend his probationary period was first put forward by acting intelligence community IG Wayne Stone, but was formally implemented by Sue Gordon, principal deputy director of national intelligence, following the convening of two review boards. Sources close to Meyer ...
That's according to William Evanina, director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center within the Office of the Director of National Intelligence. "Until we clean that up, our adversaries need not get sophisticated with their intrusion apparatus," Evanina said during a keynote address on March 8 ...
The Trump Administration is considering new attacks against the Syrian Government in response to reports of chemical weapons' use, the US Director of National Intelligence (DNI) said on Tuesday. "As you saw the president's response to the attack last year, this is something that is under serious ...
In addition, while agencies have taken steps to establish government-wide performance measures for the quality of investigations, neither the Director of National Intelligence (DNI) nor the interagency Security, Suitability, and Credentialing Performance Accountability Council (PAC) have set a milestone for ...
Top leaders at OPM's National Background Investigation Bureau (NBIB), the Defense Department and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence's National Counterintelligence and Security Center, along with industry experts, discussed their concerns and ideas to change the security clearance ...
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats responds to tough questioning as Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley looks on during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing Tuesday, March 6, 2018, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Coats noted that with Vladimir Putin in ...

These are dangerous times, and the threat of war is greater now than at any time since the end of the Cold War, the director of national intelligence told the Senate Armed Services Committee today. ... Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, left, and Defense Intelligence Agency Director Army Lt. Gen.
The director of national intelligence and the head of the Pentagon's intelligence agency were skeptical of news that North Korea would be open to denuclearization talks. "Maybe this is a breakthrough. I seriously doubt it," Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats told lawmakers. U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Robert ...
The former director of national intelligence said Monday he has “high confidence” in the conclusion that Russian meddling helped Donald Trump get elected, and that Russian President Vladimir Putin was involved. James Clapper spoke at the Sanford School of Public Policy about the cybersecurity ...
Cyber Tops List of Threats to U.S., Director of National Intelligence Says ... the growth of cyber and America's vulnerability to it that the cyber threat was at the top of the list of worldwide threats the director of national intelligence chose to highlight at a Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing today.
Director Of National Intelligence Says 2018 Midterms Are Potential Target For Russian Influence ... KELLY: Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats there offering that sobering assessment about threats from Russia and North Korea before the Senate Intelligence Committee. NPR justice correspondent ...
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper is coming to campus in March to discuss the state of cybersecurity. The Sanford School of Public Policy will host Clapper March 5 for an event entitled "Cyber Security: America's Greatest Threat?" The talk—which will be moderated by Peter Feaver, ...
He was nominated by Obama in 2010 to become just the fourth director of national intelligence. The position was created at the recommendation of the 9/11 Commission. Clapper drew scrutiny while holding the position after stating that the National Security Agency did not spy on U.S. citizens. "We ... James Clapper
James Clapper is scheduled to speak at Roanoke College on "Ethics and the Current and Future Importance of Intelligence Gathering." Clapper was nominated by President Barack Obama in 2010 to serve as U.S. Director of National Intelligence. He served in that position until 2016. Clapper is slated to speak at the college ... James Clapper
On Sunday, however, James Clapper, former director of national intelligence under the Obama administration, clapped back: of course Russia was trying to influence the election. Obviously both can't be true. Goldman's reasoning was based on the fact that a majority of Russian ad spending on Facebook ... James Clapper
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats participates in a panel talk at the 2018 Munich Security Conference. The annual conference, which brings together political and defence leaders from across the globe, is taking place under heightened tensions between the USA, together with its western allies, ... James Clapper
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, whose office oversees 17 intelligence agencies including the CIA and the NSA, submitted written testimony this week to the Senate Intelligence Committee. In addition to warnings about Russian interference in the upcoming midterm election and the militarization ... James Clapper
The piece would end up not being published, but the Obama administration did publicly finger Russia as being behind the election hacking in a joint statement from the Department of Homeland Security and the director of National Intelligence. "The US Intelligence Community (USIC) is confident that the ... James Clapper
''The programs that they appear to target and the people who work on those programs are some of the most forward-leaning, advanced technologies,'' said Charles Sowell, a former senior adviser in the Office of the US Director of National Intelligence, who reviewed the list of names for the AP. ''And if those ... James Clapper
Top intelligence and law enforcement officials warn that last week's release of a congressional memo alleging FBI surveillance abuse could have wide-ranging repercussions: Spy agencies could start sharing less information with Congress, weakening oversight. Lawmakers will try to declassify more ... James Clapper
Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper slammed the memo compiled by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee alleging abuses of a government surveillance program, calling it a “hit job” designed to attack the FBI and the Justice Department. “Well I think this is a hit job, more or ... James Clapper
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 ... James Clapper
Information from the CIA, National Security Agency, and other intelligence agencies is routinely included in FISA applications — and this particular one was part of a counterintelligence investigation which comes under the broad responsibilities of the director of National Intelligence. There has been ... James Clapper
James R. Clapper will speak at the Erie County Bar Association's annual Law Day event. The former head of the U.S. intelligence community will visit Erie this spring for the Erie County Bar Association's 2018 Law Day luncheon. James R. Clapper, who served as director of national intelligence from 2010 to ... James Clapper
Prior to McIntire, Boyd was vice president at TASC and managed business with agencies such as the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. Boyd is a former Air Force officer who served in satellite operations and space-based acquisition and ... James Clapper
In addition to leading the CIA and NSA, General Hayden was the country's first principal deputy director of national intelligence and the highest-ranking military intelligence officer in the country. In all of these jobs, he worked to put a human face on American intelligence, explaining to the American people ... James Clapper
Asked whether they had requested access to the memo or its underlying intelligence, or whether they had a position on its release, the CIA, NSA and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence all declined to comment. Also Monday, Shah said nobody in the White House, including the president, has ... James Clapper
And former CIA Director John Brennan and James Clapper, the retired director of national intelligence, have been outspoken about their own views of Trump. McCabe became deputy director in 2016 following earlier jobs running the FBI's Washington field office and serving as head of its national security ... James Clapper
Two government officials familiar with the matter confirm to ABC News that FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is stepping down immediately. He had long been expected to retire from government in March, when he was eligible to receive his benefits for his years of service. Now, he is vacating his post ... James Clapper
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Director of National Intelligence were the two most significant post-9/11 additions to the national security infrastructure. DHS is a bureaucratic Frankenstein – the most monumental of CT-driven reforms – that began life as an advisory office in the White ... James Clapper
So does James Clapper, the former director of national intelligence. These "formers," as they sometimes describe themselves, are some of America's wisest experts on intelligence issues. They offer viewers valuable information and rebut inflammatory, inaccurate comments from President Trump. They don't ... James Clapper
He was present in the White House during the 9/11 attacks and later represented the White House in dealings with the 9/11 Commission; he was one of the principal drafters of the legislation that created the director of national intelligence. Prior to his service in the Bush administration, Bellinger served as ... James Clapper
... MIVD, met then-Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and outgoing NSA Director Michael Rodgers. That same year, email servers at the Democratic National Committee were infiltrated by Cozy Bear and another group of state-sponsored Russian hackers, Fancy Bear, that acted independently. James Clapper
About three weeks later, in mid-March, Trump has a private meeting with Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats and CIA Director Mike Pompeo. Trump asks Coats to intervene with Comey to get the FBI to "back off its focus" on Flynn in regard to the Russia investigation, according to The Washington ... James Clapper
Are you a postdoctoral researcher with a hankering to help the US government hone its brain-warfare skills? Well, Uncle Sam has just the job for you! The Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) recently posted an opportunity online for a postdoctorate fellow who will “examine how BNNs work ... James Clapper
At the Potomac Officer's Club 5th Annual Intel Summit on Thursday, keynote speaker Dan Coats, Director of National Intelligence at the Office of the Directorate of National Intelligence (ODNI) and 2018 Wash100 recipient, addressed the room with his observations on the landscape of the intelligence ... James Clapper
Russia poses the greatest existential threat to the United States in the near term, climate change will create huge problems around the globe and North Korea will not abandon its nuclear program. Those were among the lead points the nation's former intelligence chief made to a Melbourne audience ... James Clapper
As general counsel for the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, I worked with Lisa Page. I have the highest respect for her legal abilities and her patriotism, and I consider her a friend. I had very little contact with Peter Strzok but individuals of both parties whose judgment I respect say that he is one ... James Clapper
CIA Director Mike Pompeo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, White House chief of staff John Kelly and national security adviser H.R. McMaster all convened in the Oval Office with the president to urge him to row back his criticism. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., also joined in by telephone. James Clapper


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