CIA


Senate Confirms Gina Haspel as CIA Director

The Senate confirmed Gina Haspel on Thursday to be director of the CIA, ending a bruising confirmation fight centered on her ties to the spy agency’s past use of waterboarding…

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Senate Panel Advances Trump Nominee to Lead CIA

A U.S. Senate committee voted on Wednesday in favor of Gina Haspel, President Donald Trump’s nominee to be CIA director, and she is expected to be confirmed by the full…

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The Enhanced Interrogation of Gina Haspel

It’s unfortunate that Congressional hearings provide opportunities for members of Congress to grandstand, a temptation especially enticing to those who have their sights on higher offices. Few support the normative…

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Russian Spy Chiefs Met in Washington With CIA Director

Two top Russian spy chiefs traveled to Washington last week to discuss counterterrorism issues with CIA director Mike Pompeo, but the unusual visit also raised concerns among some U.S. officials…

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