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President Obama laid out his new intelligence policy Friday at the Department of Justice where he defended the practices of the National Security Agency while also announcing the end of storing phone records of U.S. citizens. What he didn’t do was apologize for U.S. intelligence agencies spying on foreign government leaders. The leaders of notable […]

The Office of the Director of National Intelligence says the ongoing government shutdown has resulted in the furlough of more than 70-percent of the intelligence communities’ civilian workforce, greatly impacting its effectiveness. “Today, less than 30 percent of Intelligence Community employees are on the job and those who are working are stretched so thin that […]

Army Gen. Keith Alexander, head of the National Security Agency, has an astronomically higher batting average than Babe Ruth, Ted Williams, Stan “The Man” Musial and other baseball greats when it comes to getting what he wants from the secret watchdog court on intelligence. The observation by Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y. reflected the general mood […]