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David Bowdich Named FBI Deputy Director, Paul Abbate to Serve as Associate Deputy Director

David Bowdich, formerly associate deputy director of the FBI, has succeeded Andrew McCabe as the bureau’s no. 2 official. FBI said Friday Bowdich has managed its personnel, budget, infrastructure and inspection and insider threat programs over the past two years. He previously served as assistant director for the Los Angeles Field Office and before …

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Report: Andrew McCabe Leaves FBI Deputy Director Post

Andrew McCabe has stepped down from his post as deputy director at the FBI after two years on the job, The New York Times reported Monday. David Bowdich, FBI’s associate deputy director, has been named acting deputy chief, according to a notice issued by FBI Director Christopher Wray to the …

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Senators Ask FBI for Investigation Updates on DDoS Attacks on FCC Public Comment Filing Portal

A group of five senators has asked the FBI for updates on its investigation into distributed denial-of-service attacks that targeted the Federal Communications Commission’s electronic comment filing platform. FCC reported on May 8 that external threat actors orchestrated the DDoS attacks to bombard the comment portal and prevented legitimate commenters to …

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Reports: Trump Dismisses FBI Director James Comey

President Donald Trump has fired James Comey as FBI director following recommendations of U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein that the bureau needs new leadership. Trump’s decision is based on how Comey handled the investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a …

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Andrew McCabe Takes FBI Deputy Director Role; James Comey Comments

Andrew McCabe, formerly associate deputy director at FBI, has been named the new deputy director of the bureau. McCabe will succeed Mark Giuliano, who has retired after a 28-year service with the bureau, and will be responsible for FBI’s domestic and international investigative and intelligence affairs, FBI said Friday. “Andy’s …

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Andrew McCabe Named FBI Associate Deputy Director

Andrew McCabe, formerly the FBI’s assistant director in charge of the Washington field office, has been appointed as the agency’s associate deputy director. FBI Director James Comey announced McCabe’s appointment on Thursday. McCabe began at the FBI as a special agent in 1996 before he took the supervisory special agent …

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Andrew McCabe Appointed FBI Natl Security Branch Lead

Andrew McCabe, a 17-year FBI veteran and formerly assistant director of the counterterrorism division, has been promoted to executive assistant director of the bureau’s national security branch. McCabe was certified by the national intelligence director as a senior intelligence officer in 2010 and received the FBI Director’s Award in 2009 for his …

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