Tag Archives: CIA

The Senate report on CIA program

Washington Post: The Senate released a 528-page executive summary of its study on the CIA’s detention program, more than eight years after the secret overseas prisons were shut down. The report rejected many of the agency’s claims on the effectiveness … Continue reading

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Video | John Brennan CIA Director Nominee Confirmation Hearings

Confirmation hearings begin today for CIA Director nominee John Brennan. Watch it here live 2:30 p.m. EST/1:30 p.m. CT/1930 GMT. Let the games begin. Video excerpts

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Video| President Obama Nominates Chuck Hagel And John Brennan For Key National Security Jobs

President Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for SEcretary of Defense and John Brennan to serve aa CIA Director.

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Admiral William McRaven, Commander, U.S. Special Operations Command Gives President Obama Proper Credit For Osama Bin Laden Raid

THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, BARACK HUSSEIN OBAMA ORDERED THE RAID ON THE OSAMA BIN LADEN COMPOUND. Got it, WOLF BLITZER AND AMERICA?! Wiki:  William McRaven commander of the US Special Operations Command MUST VIEW INTERVIEW!

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