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CIA morale plummets as Trump becomes president - McClatchy Washington Bureau

CIA morale plummets as Trump becomes presidentMcClatchy Washington BureauThe rift between President-elect Donald Trump and the Central Intelligence Agency threatens to have concrete fallout beyond Washington, putting global information-sharing arrangements on tenuous footing and leaving the White House vulnerable to ...and more »

Trump's relationship with the CIA is the “worst of any incoming administration” - Salon;

Trump's relationship with the CIA is the “worst of any incoming administration” - Salon

SalonTrump's relationship with the CIA is the “worst of any incoming administration”Salon“You take on the intelligence community and they have six ways from Sunday of getting back at you,” said Senate Minority leader Chuck Schumer to Rachel Maddow last weekend. “So even for a practical, supposedly hard-nosed businessman, he's being ...and more »

Trump to Visit CIA Headquarters on Saturday, His First Full Day as President - Newsweek;

Trump to Visit CIA Headquarters on Saturday, His First Full Day as President - Newsweek

NewsweekTrump to Visit CIA Headquarters on Saturday, His First Full Day as PresidentNewsweektrump_budget_cuts_0119 President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump arrive at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, January 19. Jonathan Ernst/Reuters. U.S. Donald Trump CIA trump transition. Donald Trump plans to visit CIA headquarters on ...and more »

Trump headed to CIA on Saturday for meeting to express his appreciation - not mend fences spokesman insists - Daily Mail;

Trump headed to CIA on Saturday for meeting to express his appreciation - not mend fences spokesman insists - Daily Mail

Daily MailTrump headed to CIA on Saturday for meeting to express his appreciation - not mend fences spokesman insistsDaily MailPresident Donald Trump will visit the Central Intelligence Agency on Saturday, his first full day in office. Two sources told the Associated Press he plans to call on the intelligence agency he sparred with during the presidential election this weekend ...and more »

CIA Director John Brennan Suggests FBI Has Evidence Of Trump/Russia Collusion - NewsHounds (blog)

CIA Director John Brennan Suggests FBI Has Evidence Of Trump/Russia CollusionNewsHounds (blog)On Fox News Sunday, CIA Director John Brennan pointed to the FBI when asked if there was any hard evidence of collusion between the Trump organization and Russia during the 2016 presidential campaign. Credit goes to writer Tommy Christopher for ...and more »

Trump Will Visit Headquarters of CIA He Criticized Over Leaks - Bloomberg;

Trump Will Visit Headquarters of CIA He Criticized Over Leaks - Bloomberg

BloombergTrump Will Visit Headquarters of CIA He Criticized Over LeaksBloombergPresident-elect Donald Trump will visit CIA headquarters in Virginia on Saturday on his first full day in office, traveling to the nerve center of a U.S. spy apparatus he criticized over intelligence reports Russia worked to assist his election, said a ...and more »

Report: Trump Might Overhaul US Intel Community Structure - Newsmax;

Report: Trump Might Overhaul US Intel Community Structure - Newsmax

NewsmaxReport: Trump Might Overhaul US Intel Community StructureNewsmaxThe incoming administration of President-elect Donald Trump is reportedly considering intelligence community reforms that could shake up its structure. According to The Washington Times, the transition team is considering doing away with the director ...and more »

Trump to visit CIA headquarters on Saturday: transition official - Reuters;

Trump to visit CIA headquarters on Saturday: transition official - Reuters

ReutersTrump to visit CIA headquarters on Saturday: transition officialReutersThe lobby of the CIA Headquarters Building in Langley, Virginia, U.S. on August 14, 2008. REUTERS/Larry Downing/File Photo. WASHINGTON Donald Trump plans to visit CIA headquarters on Saturday on his first full day as U.S. president, as he takes ...and more »

Trump to visit CIA on Saturday: report - The Hill;

Trump to visit CIA on Saturday: report - The Hill

The HillTrump to visit CIA on Saturday: reportThe HillDonald Trump Donald TrumpPoll: More people view NATO favorably EPA chief jabs California's environment push David Letterman: 'Makes me sick' that Trump represents us MORE will visit the CIA the day after he is sworn in as president, according to The ...and more »

Trump Planning to Visit CIA Saturday - NBCNews.com;

Trump Planning to Visit CIA Saturday - NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comTrump Planning to Visit CIA SaturdayNBCNews.comDonald Trump intends to visit the CIA's Virginia headquarters Saturday in what would be his first trip to a government agency as president, three people with knowledge of the plans told NBC News. Trump would attend the swearing in of Rep. Mike Pompeo ...and more »

Brennan, the Russian Dossier and Obama's Grand Political Strategy - The Weekly Standard (blog);

Brennan, the Russian Dossier and Obama's Grand Political Strategy - The Weekly Standard (blog)

The Weekly Standard (blog)Brennan, the Russian Dossier and Obama's Grand Political StrategyThe Weekly Standard (blog)John Brennan says he didn't leak the dossier that connected Donald Trump to Russia. As the outgoing CIA director told the Wall Street Journal, "First of all, this is not intelligence community information." Brennan noted, the Journal reported, "that ...and more »

Guest Column: In a president, the value of emotional intelligence can't be overrated - Arizona Daily Sun;

Guest Column: In a president, the value of emotional intelligence can't be overrated - Arizona Daily Sun

Arizona Daily SunGuest Column: In a president, the value of emotional intelligence can't be overratedArizona Daily SunDonald Trump is a legitimate president. Sure, there are many questions about the way the election was conducted last fall, and he did lose the popular vote. But he clearly won under the Electoral College system, and the office -- if not the man ...and more »

How Obama's CIA Manipulated the Media - Accuracy In Media;

How Obama's CIA Manipulated the Media - Accuracy In Media

Accuracy In MediaHow Obama's CIA Manipulated the MediaAccuracy In MediaThe CIA and its media allies have thrown everything but the proverbial kitchen sink at President Donald J. Trump. Media bias, anonymous sources, and intelligence “garbage” have been on display. But the 25-page Intelligence Community report on alleged ...and more »

The CIA Just Published Its Updated Rules on Citizen Surveillance - TIME;

The CIA Just Published Its Updated Rules on Citizen Surveillance - TIME

TIMEThe CIA Just Published Its Updated Rules on Citizen SurveillanceTIMEThe CIA has published in full its revised regulations for the collection, analysis and storage of information about U.S. citizens, the first disclosure of its kind. Reuters reports that the rules were updated to be more appropriate to the information ...and more »

Outgoing CIA director: Being 'white male from New Jersey' led to LGBTQ support - PhillyVoice.com;

Outgoing CIA director: Being 'white male from New Jersey' led to LGBTQ support - PhillyVoice.com

PhillyVoice.comOutgoing CIA director: Being 'white male from New Jersey' led to LGBTQ supportPhillyVoice.comIn the final days before Donald Trump's presidential inauguration, a steady stream of loose ends from the Obama administration are getting tied up: pardons, pet programs, final words and comments from those who steered the alphabet soup of federal ...and more »

Donald Trump to reform intelligence - Washington Times;

Donald Trump to reform intelligence - Washington Times

Washington TimesDonald Trump to reform intelligenceWashington TimesCritics says CIA Director John Brennan, a career intelligence analyst, sharply turned the agency in a leftward direction during his tenure in Langley. (Associated Press) more >. Print. By Bill Gertz - - Wednesday, January 18, 2017. One national ...and more »

Trump says he wasn't in 'that room' long enough for a piss tape to be made - Death and Taxes;

Trump says he wasn't in 'that room' long enough for a piss tape to be made - Death and Taxes

Death and TaxesTrump says he wasn't in 'that room' long enough for a piss tape to be madeDeath and TaxesWhen news first broke of the raw intel report alleging that Russia may have Donald Trump on tape commanding prostitutes to urinate on a bed the Obamas had once slept in, the president-elect naturally felt the need to issue a denial and an alibi. (“Too ...and more »

CIA Director Defends Agency, Assesses Legacy in Final Act - Wall Street Journal;

CIA Director Defends Agency, Assesses Legacy in Final Act - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalCIA Director Defends Agency, Assesses Legacy in Final ActWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—John Brennan's career as an intelligence officer has spanned the demise of the Soviet Union and the rise of global terror networks. And having served for four years in the Obama White House, much of it as the director of the Central ...and more »

COLUMN-Open secrets - and Trump's wrath - will challenge new CIA chief - Thomson Reuters Foundation

COLUMN-Open secrets - and Trump's wrath - will challenge new CIA chiefThomson Reuters Foundation(Tim Weiner is a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter. His books include "Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA." The opinions expressed are his own.) By Tim Weiner. Jan 18 (Reuters) - Have some sympathy for Mike Pompeo, the smiling, sharp-tongued Kansas ...and more »

Behind the Security Reports Alleging Russian Hacking - The Epoch Times;

Behind the Security Reports Alleging Russian Hacking - The Epoch Times

The Epoch TimesBehind the Security Reports Alleging Russian HackingThe Epoch TimesCIA Director John Brennan testifies during a Senate Committee hearing on Capitol Hill on June 16, 2016. (Evy Mages/Getty Images). When the U.S. intelligence community released two reports claiming that Russia had targeted the U.S. election with ...and more »