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By Brandon Jones On Thursday, May 17th, 2018
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Gina Haspel confirmed as the new CIA director

President Trump’s new appointee for CIA director, Gina Haspel, has been confirmed by the Senate as several Democrats crossed party lines, giving Haspel a 54-45 vote. Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Rand Paul casts key vote, Mike Pompeo moves towards confirmation as Secretary of State

CIA Director Mike Pompeo has been approved by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to be secretary of state in a party line vote. Rand Paul switched his vote late in the day, enabling Pompeo’s nomination More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, April 21st, 2018
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Former CIA director John Brennan says President Obama refused to counter cyber warfare from Russia

According to former CIA director John Brennan under President Obama, the administration refused to counter the cyber warfare attacks from Russia, never wanting to go on the offensive and retaliate against Moscow. Speaking More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, March 17th, 2018
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Rand Paul: Larry Kudlow gets a thumbs up, Not so much for Mike Pompeo, Gina Haspel

President Trump announced some important cabinet and administration moves this week to include Larry Kudlow as Gary Cohn’s replacement as Director of the National Economic Council and after the firing of More...

By Sierra Jones On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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Rev Ron Stief speaks out against Mike Pompeo as CIA Director, torture being legal

In a recent op-ed in The Christian Post, Rev. Ron Stief, executive director of the National Religious Campaign Against Torture, stressed that Christians should be opposed to the Trump administration using torture More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, January 26th, 2017
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President Trump confirms he’ll follow the law on torture, waterboarding, listen to Mike Pompeo, Gen Mattis to ‘fight fire with fire’

During an interview with ABC, President Trump discussed how he’d like to “fight fire with fire” when it comes to stopping terrorism, suggesting that he could be open to bringing back torture because More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Senate confirms Gen James Mattis, Gen John Kelly for Trump cabinet

As President Trump went down the parade route today in Washington DC, the Senate confirmed the first two members of Trump’s cabinet: Gen. James Mattis as Secretary of Defense and Gen. John Kelly as Secretary More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016
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CIA identities, informants in Hillary Clinton emails putting ‘lives at risk’

After CIA officials recently claimed that emails in Hillary Clinton’s server put lives at risk, a former NSA analyst with deep ties to the intelligence community reveals that some of the ‘top-secret-and-beyond’ More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, March 5th, 2015
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Gen Petraeus plea bargins, Jeffrey Sterling faces 100 years in prison for outing lies about Iran

David Petraeus CIA whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling now faces up to 100 years in prison and a fine of $2.25 million for outing the CIA’s planting false evidence of nuclear weapons in Iran. Meanwhile, former More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, May 26th, 2014
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Obama administration reveals CIA spy name in Afghanistan visit

The name of a high ranking CIA spy in Afghanistan was leaked by the Obama administration when they released their list of US officials participating in the President’s visit. President Barack Obama meets with More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, October 28th, 2010
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The cost of US spying in 2010 is a shocking $80 billion

The annual cost of U.S. intelligence is public for the first time: just over $80 billion for 2010. Figures released by the government Thursday show $27 billion goes to military intelligence and $53.1 billion covers More...


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