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Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence after a long process that began last summer. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratc...→

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Federal authorities have indicted Dr. John Giacomini, former Chief of Cardiology at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital, for alleged sexual battery against [...] Read full article: Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr....→

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday after the FBI served a search warrant for his cellphone a [...] Read full article: Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intel...→

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

The vote to approve William Evanina's nomination came after Sen. Chuck Grassley resolved a spat with DOJ over the department's Russia probe. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's counterintellige...→

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Marco Rubio said in a statement on Tuesday that Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) would be an "excellent" Director of National Intelligence (DNI).  Read full article: Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent'...→

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says H...→

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

The first hearing set to take place after the Senate returned from a coronavirus-induced hiatus is the Senate Intelligence Committee's confirmation hearing for [...] Read full article: Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee f...→

Taiwan’s intelligence chief says North Korea’s Kim Jong Un is ‘sick’

Taiwan’s intelligence chief says North Korea’s Kim Jong Un is ‘sick’

Taiwan’s intelligence chief said Thursday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is “sick” — and his country has emergency plans for a potential power struggle i [...] Read full article: Taiwan’s intelligence chief says North K...→

John Cornyn: Time for Texas to Start Reopening

Mitigation efforts were initially made to bend the curve so that hospitals would not be overrun with COVID-19 patients, and now it's time for Texas to start to [...] Read full article: John Cornyn: Time for Texas to Start Reo...→

Chief: Man ambushed 3 Texas officers in his home, killing 1

Chief: Man ambushed 3 Texas officers in his home, killing 1

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — A man who killed one Texas police officer and wounded two others before killing himself was wearing body armor and waiting to ambush t [...] Read full article: Chief: Man ambushed 3 Texas officers in ...→

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

If President Donald Trump and elusive Republican Senate hopeful John James had a relationship status, it would undoubtedly be “it's complicated.” Or at least t [...] Read full article: Republican Senate hopeful John James is ...→

Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Sen. Richard Burr last week said he would step aside as chairman while he faces an FBI investigation into his stock trades. Read full article: Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate In...→

Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair amid FBI probe

Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair amid FBI probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday after the FBI served a search warrant.. [...] Read full article: Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence ...→

Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved as new premier

Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved as new premier

Iraq's former spy chief has been worn in as the country's next prime minister by lawmakers after weeks of tense political negotiations as the country faces a s [...] Read full article: Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved...→

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM Topic - John Ratcliffe

Latest news and commentary on John Ratcliffe including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, who President Trump nominated as Director of National Intelligence, said during his confirmation hearing Tuesday that he didn't k [...] Read full article: Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe s...→

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD Deputy Chief John Miller never wanted to go to the hospital when he first started showing coronavirus symptoms — but “my wife kind of told on me,” he said [...] Read full article: NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller ...→

'Marie Antoinette Of The Senate': Rep. King Blasts McConnell's Push To Bankrupt NY, NJ As 'Shameful, Indefensible'

'Marie Antoinette Of The Senate': Rep. King Blasts McConnell's Push To Bankrupt NY, NJ As 'Shameful, Indefensible'

McConnell suggested on a radio show that Republicans should oppose additional aid for state and local governments such as New York and New Jersey in future cor [...] Read full article: 'Marie Antoinette Of The Senate': Rep. K...→

Texas Police Officer Killed, Two Wounded in Domestic Violence Ambush, Says Police Chief

Texas Police Officer Killed, Two Wounded in Domestic Violence Ambush, Says Police Chief

Police officials in San Marcos, Texas, say that one of their officers died and two others were wounded during an ambush on Saturday night. Read full article: Texas Police Officer Killed, Two Wounded...→

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

The Senate intelligence committee has approved the nomination of Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be director of national intelligence, sending the nomination to t [...] Read full article: Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, ...→

Senate Intelligence Committee submits final volume of Russian report for classification review

Senate Intelligence Committee submits final volume of Russian report for classification review

The Senate Intelligence Committee has submitted the fifth and final volume of its investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election for classification r [...] Read full article: Senate Intelligence Committee submits fi...→

Richard Burr stepping down as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Richard Burr stepping down as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Sen. Richard Burr will step down as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman amid a federal probe into the lawmaker’s controversial stock sales ahead of the mark [...] Read full article: Richard Burr stepping down as Senate Int...→

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe faced questions in a sparse chamber, with no more than two dozen people allowed in the room at a time. Read full article: Video: Senate confirmation hearing under...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Support for Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to serve as director of national intelligence split down party lines almost instantaneously as his confirmat [...] Read full article: Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe ...→

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

President Trump’s pick to be the next director of national intelligence on Monday vowed to not be influenced by external factors if he is confirmed to his post [...] Read full article: Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to ...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

Bipartisan Senate Intel report backs intelligence assessment of 2016 Russian interference

Bipartisan Senate Intel report backs intelligence assessment of 2016 Russian interference

This is the fourth and penultimate chapter resulting from the committee's more than 3-year investigation into the Russian government's actions. Read full article: Bipartisan Senate Intel report backs int...→

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence after a long process that began last summer. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratc...→

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

The Senate intelligence committee has approved the nomination of Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be director of national intelligence, sending the nomination to t [...] Read full article: Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, ...→

Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Sen. Richard Burr last week said he would step aside as chairman while he faces an FBI investigation into his stock trades. Read full article: Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate In...→

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Federal authorities have indicted Dr. John Giacomini, former Chief of Cardiology at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital, for alleged sexual battery against [...] Read full article: Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr....→

Richard Burr stepping down as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Richard Burr stepping down as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Sen. Richard Burr will step down as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman amid a federal probe into the lawmaker’s controversial stock sales ahead of the mark [...] Read full article: Richard Burr stepping down as Senate Int...→

Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved as new premier

Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved as new premier

Iraq's former spy chief has been worn in as the country's next prime minister by lawmakers after weeks of tense political negotiations as the country faces a s [...] Read full article: Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved...→

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

The vote to approve William Evanina's nomination came after Sen. Chuck Grassley resolved a spat with DOJ over the department's Russia probe. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's counterintellige...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, who President Trump nominated as Director of National Intelligence, said during his confirmation hearing Tuesday that he didn't k [...] Read full article: Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe s...→

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

President Trump’s pick to be the next director of national intelligence on Monday vowed to not be influenced by external factors if he is confirmed to his post [...] Read full article: Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to ...→

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

The first hearing set to take place after the Senate returned from a coronavirus-induced hiatus is the Senate Intelligence Committee's confirmation hearing for [...] Read full article: Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee f...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

John Cornyn: Time for Texas to Start Reopening

Mitigation efforts were initially made to bend the curve so that hospitals would not be overrun with COVID-19 patients, and now it's time for Texas to start to [...] Read full article: John Cornyn: Time for Texas to Start Reo...→

Bipartisan Senate Intel report backs intelligence assessment of 2016 Russian interference

Bipartisan Senate Intel report backs intelligence assessment of 2016 Russian interference

This is the fourth and penultimate chapter resulting from the committee's more than 3-year investigation into the Russian government's actions. Read full article: Bipartisan Senate Intel report backs int...→

Texas Police Officer Killed, Two Wounded in Domestic Violence Ambush, Says Police Chief

Texas Police Officer Killed, Two Wounded in Domestic Violence Ambush, Says Police Chief

Police officials in San Marcos, Texas, say that one of their officers died and two others were wounded during an ambush on Saturday night. Read full article: Texas Police Officer Killed, Two Wounded...→

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

If President Donald Trump and elusive Republican Senate hopeful John James had a relationship status, it would undoubtedly be “it's complicated.” Or at least t [...] Read full article: Republican Senate hopeful John James is ...→

Senate Intelligence Committee submits final volume of Russian report for classification review

Senate Intelligence Committee submits final volume of Russian report for classification review

The Senate Intelligence Committee has submitted the fifth and final volume of its investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election for classification r [...] Read full article: Senate Intelligence Committee submits fi...→

Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair amid FBI probe

Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair amid FBI probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday after the FBI served a search warrant.. [...] Read full article: Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence ...→

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday after the FBI served a search warrant for his cellphone a [...] Read full article: Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intel...→

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe faced questions in a sparse chamber, with no more than two dozen people allowed in the room at a time. Read full article: Video: Senate confirmation hearing under...→

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM Topic - John Ratcliffe

Latest news and commentary on John Ratcliffe including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Marco Rubio said in a statement on Tuesday that Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) would be an "excellent" Director of National Intelligence (DNI).  Read full article: Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent'...→

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Support for Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to serve as director of national intelligence split down party lines almost instantaneously as his confirmat [...] Read full article: Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe ...→

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD Deputy Chief John Miller never wanted to go to the hospital when he first started showing coronavirus symptoms — but “my wife kind of told on me,” he said [...] Read full article: NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller ...→

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says H...→

Taiwan’s intelligence chief says North Korea’s Kim Jong Un is ‘sick’

Taiwan’s intelligence chief says North Korea’s Kim Jong Un is ‘sick’

Taiwan’s intelligence chief said Thursday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is “sick” — and his country has emergency plans for a potential power struggle i [...] Read full article: Taiwan’s intelligence chief says North K...→

'Marie Antoinette Of The Senate': Rep. King Blasts McConnell's Push To Bankrupt NY, NJ As 'Shameful, Indefensible'

'Marie Antoinette Of The Senate': Rep. King Blasts McConnell's Push To Bankrupt NY, NJ As 'Shameful, Indefensible'

McConnell suggested on a radio show that Republicans should oppose additional aid for state and local governments such as New York and New Jersey in future cor [...] Read full article: 'Marie Antoinette Of The Senate': Rep. K...→

Chief: Man ambushed 3 Texas officers in his home, killing 1

Chief: Man ambushed 3 Texas officers in his home, killing 1

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — A man who killed one Texas police officer and wounded two others before killing himself was wearing body armor and waiting to ambush t [...] Read full article: Chief: Man ambushed 3 Texas officers in ...→

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence after a long process that began last summer. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratc...→

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

If President Donald Trump and elusive Republican Senate hopeful John James had a relationship status, it would undoubtedly be “it's complicated.” Or at least t [...] Read full article: Republican Senate hopeful John James is ...→

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

The Senate intelligence committee has approved the nomination of Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be director of national intelligence, sending the nomination to t [...] Read full article: Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, ...→

Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Sen. Richard Burr last week said he would step aside as chairman while he faces an FBI investigation into his stock trades. Read full article: Marco Rubio tapped to serve as Senate In...→

Senate Intelligence Committee submits final volume of Russian report for classification review

Senate Intelligence Committee submits final volume of Russian report for classification review

The Senate Intelligence Committee has submitted the fifth and final volume of its investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election for classification r [...] Read full article: Senate Intelligence Committee submits fi...→

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Federal authorities have indicted Dr. John Giacomini, former Chief of Cardiology at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital, for alleged sexual battery against [...] Read full article: Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr....→

Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair amid FBI probe

Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair amid FBI probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday after the FBI served a search warrant.. [...] Read full article: Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence ...→

Richard Burr stepping down as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Richard Burr stepping down as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman

Sen. Richard Burr will step down as Senate Intelligence Committee chairman amid a federal probe into the lawmaker’s controversial stock sales ahead of the mark [...] Read full article: Richard Burr stepping down as Senate Int...→

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intelligence chair as FBI investigates coronavirus insider-trading allegation

Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., stepped aside as chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday after the FBI served a search warrant for his cellphone a [...] Read full article: Senator Burr steps aside as Senate intel...→

Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved as new premier

Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved as new premier

Iraq's former spy chief has been worn in as the country's next prime minister by lawmakers after weeks of tense political negotiations as the country faces a s [...] Read full article: Former Iraqi intelligence chief approved...→

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Video: Senate confirmation hearing underway for director of national intelligence

Texas Congressman John Ratcliffe faced questions in a sparse chamber, with no more than two dozen people allowed in the room at a time. Read full article: Video: Senate confirmation hearing under...→

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

Senate confirms Trump's counterintelligence chief after nearly 2-year limbo

The vote to approve William Evanina's nomination came after Sen. Chuck Grassley resolved a spat with DOJ over the department's Russia probe. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump's counterintellige...→

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM Topic - John Ratcliffe

Latest news and commentary on John Ratcliffe including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent' Director of National Intelligence

Marco Rubio said in a statement on Tuesday that Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-TX) would be an "excellent" Director of National Intelligence (DNI).  Read full article: Rubio: Ratcliffe Would Be an 'Excellent'...→

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, who President Trump nominated as Director of National Intelligence, said during his confirmation hearing Tuesday that he didn't k [...] Read full article: Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe s...→

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Support for Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to serve as director of national intelligence split down party lines almost instantaneously as his confirmat [...] Read full article: Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe ...→

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD Deputy Chief John Miller never wanted to go to the hospital when he first started showing coronavirus symptoms — but “my wife kind of told on me,” he said [...] Read full article: NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller ...→

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

President Trump’s pick to be the next director of national intelligence on Monday vowed to not be influenced by external factors if he is confirmed to his post [...] Read full article: Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to ...→

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says H...→

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

The first hearing set to take place after the Senate returned from a coronavirus-induced hiatus is the Senate Intelligence Committee's confirmation hearing for [...] Read full article: Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee f...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

Taiwan’s intelligence chief says North Korea’s Kim Jong Un is ‘sick’

Taiwan’s intelligence chief says North Korea’s Kim Jong Un is ‘sick’

Taiwan’s intelligence chief said Thursday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is “sick” — and his country has emergency plans for a potential power struggle i [...] Read full article: Taiwan’s intelligence chief says North K...→

John Cornyn: Time for Texas to Start Reopening

Mitigation efforts were initially made to bend the curve so that hospitals would not be overrun with COVID-19 patients, and now it's time for Texas to start to [...] Read full article: John Cornyn: Time for Texas to Start Reo...→

'Marie Antoinette Of The Senate': Rep. King Blasts McConnell's Push To Bankrupt NY, NJ As 'Shameful, Indefensible'

'Marie Antoinette Of The Senate': Rep. King Blasts McConnell's Push To Bankrupt NY, NJ As 'Shameful, Indefensible'

McConnell suggested on a radio show that Republicans should oppose additional aid for state and local governments such as New York and New Jersey in future cor [...] Read full article: 'Marie Antoinette Of The Senate': Rep. K...→

Bipartisan Senate Intel report backs intelligence assessment of 2016 Russian interference

Bipartisan Senate Intel report backs intelligence assessment of 2016 Russian interference

This is the fourth and penultimate chapter resulting from the committee's more than 3-year investigation into the Russian government's actions. Read full article: Bipartisan Senate Intel report backs int...→

Chief: Man ambushed 3 Texas officers in his home, killing 1

Chief: Man ambushed 3 Texas officers in his home, killing 1

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — A man who killed one Texas police officer and wounded two others before killing himself was wearing body armor and waiting to ambush t [...] Read full article: Chief: Man ambushed 3 Texas officers in ...→

Texas Police Officer Killed, Two Wounded in Domestic Violence Ambush, Says Police Chief

Texas Police Officer Killed, Two Wounded in Domestic Violence Ambush, Says Police Chief

Police officials in San Marcos, Texas, say that one of their officers died and two others were wounded during an ambush on Saturday night. Read full article: Texas Police Officer Killed, Two Wounded...→