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CIA Veteran Barry Royden: Interagency Cooperation Key to Counterterrorism Push

Barry Royden, a former counterintelligence director at the CIA, spoke to Business Insider last month about the process of recruiting and managing secret agents and the agency’s ...

Robert Work Visits Naval War College to Discuss Defense Innovation Initiative

Robert Work Defense Department Deputy Secretary Robert Work discussed the Pentagon’s innovation program during his visit to the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island, ...
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Robert Work: Space Infrastructure ‘Central’ to US National Security Efforts

Robert Work Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work has called on the government and industry to work together to address challenges facing U.S. space-based operations, DoD News reported ...
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Profile: John Giacalone, Executive Assistant Director of FBI’s National Security Branch

John Giacalone has served as executive assistant director for the national security branch at FBI since September 2014. In this capacity, the 24-year bureau veteran is responsible for ...
James Comey

James Comey Highlights FBI’s Programs, Cross-Cutting Functions in Hill Testimony

James Comey FBI Director James Comey discussed the bureau’s efforts to address challenges to national security and law enforcement operations and the coverage of its budget request ...
John Brennan

John Brennan: CIA Shapes Strategy on Cyber-Counterterrorism, Foreign Intell Relationships

John Brennan CIA Director John Brennan has outlined the agency’s international strategy and partnership with foreign allies in light of current and emerging challenges and opportunities in ...
James Comey

James Comey Informs Senate Appropriators of FBI’s 2016 Budget Plan, Security Priorities

James Comey FBI Director James Comey told a Senate appropriations subcommittee that the bureau remains focused on programs to safeguard the U.S. against foreign intelligence, terrorism ...
John Brennan

John Brennan: CIA Strategic Direction to Focus on Talent, Digital, Modernization & Integration

John Brennan CIA Director John Brennan has outlined the agency’s strategic direction as it seeks to address developments in the national security landscape, including issues ...
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Ashton Carter, Martin Dempsey: Pentagon Needs Budget Increase, Internal Reform

Ashton Carter The House Appropriations Committee’s defense subcommittee has listened to testimony from Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. ...
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Nextgov: Michael Johnson Joins Energy Department as CIO

Michael Johnson, formerly assistant director for intelligence programs at the Office of Science and Technology Policy, has been selected as the Energy Department’s new chief information ...