Senator Tester Addresses NSA Issues
This morning in Washington, Senator Jon Tester is demanding answers when it comes to data collecting by the government and reported spying by the NSA using the government surveillance law.
Pam's House Blend
Congressman Grayson Requests Answers on NSA's Weakening of Encryption Standards
Democratic congressman Alan Grayson, who serves on the Science, Space, and Technology Committee in the US House of Representatives, has written a letter to Director of National Intelligence James Clapper.
Admitted Liar Claims Russia Is Shooting Artillery Into Ukraine
The ODNI says that this slide shows ground scarring at two multiple rocket launch sites oriented in the direction of Ukrainian military units.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
The Washington Post
4 senators worry about NSA surveillance of Americans
Four Democratic senators have sent a letter to the director of national intelligence expressing concerns about the scope of the collection of Americans' e-mails and phone calls under a National Security Agency program that targets foreigners overseas.
NSA partnering with Saudi regime - Snowden leak
The National Security Agency has increasingly been working hand-in-glove with the repressive Saudi Arabian government since 2013, sharing intelligence and assisting with surveillance, according to the latest Snowden leak.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Challenge Of Keeping Tabs On The NSA's Secretive Work
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper , accompanied by FBI Director Robert Mueller and CIA Director John Brennan, testifies on Capitol Hill on March 12, 2013.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
9/11 Commission Releases Terrorism Report
Representatives from the Bipartisan Police Center, the Annenberg Public Policy Center, and victims' families joined the 9/11 Commission in Washington Tuesday.
Los Angeles Times
Intelligence community coping with a 'perfect storm,' DNI head says
Director of U.S. National Intelligence James Clapper speaks during a discussion on "The 9/11 Commission Report: Ten Years Later."
Mon Jul 14, 2014
James Clapper Warned Ex-New York Times Editor Jill Abramson Of 'Blood On Your Hands'
On the evening of Aug. 2, former New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson was on a crowded Metro North train, en route to her weekend home in Connecticut, when Director of National Intelligence James Clapper called with a stark warning.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Raw Story
NSA chief knew of Snowden file destruction by Guardian in UK
General Keith Alexander, the then director of the NSA, was briefed that the Guardian was prepared to make a largely symbolic act of destroying documents from Edward Snowden last July, new documents reveal.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Fire Dog Lake
Congressman Grayson to Clapper: Did US Intelligence Agencies Spy on American Muslims?
Representative Alan Grayson of Florida sent a letter to Director of National Intelligence James Clapper asking if US intelligence agencies spied on five prominent American Muslims named as targets named in a major story from The Intercept, which was published on July 9. The story by journalists Glenn Greenwald and Murtaza Hussain revealed the ... (more)
Wed Jul 02, 2014
A thumbs-up for NSA Internet spying on foreigners
James Clapper, director of national intelligence, welcomed the conclusion by the independent Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board that the National Security Agency's Internet spying on foreign targets in the U.S. has been legal, effective and subject to rigorous oversight to protect the rights of Americans.