dailykos.comTrump originally backed DOJ effort to shield intelligence source—until he learned they aided MuellerLast week, the White House almost shockingly sided with the Department of Justice in blocking GOP Rep. Devin Nunes from learning the identity of a highly guarded intelligence source. Several paragraphs into its report on the unusual White House/DOJ...
businessinsider.comA White House aide taped meetings with Trump so that he could replay it to impress his friendsTo stop leaks officials have implemented changes to their procedures, including leaving their phones in storage lockers, limiting the number of those attending daily communications meetings, and using a scanning device to look for non-government phones.
usatoday.comSenate confirms veteran agent Gina Haspel as first female CIA director despite torture roleThe Senate voted Thursday to confirm veteran CIA agent Gina Haspel as the first female director of the agency. Haspel was supported by many former intelligence and national security officials but criticized for her role in the torture of suspected terrorists.
pbs.orgWhat's behind Trump's FBI spy theory?President Donald Trump and his supporters are circulating an explosive theory: The FBI, they say, may have planted a mole, or "spy," inside the 2016 campaign to bring him down. The unverified allegation has lit up conservative media and earned space on Trump's Twitter feed just as special counsel Robert Mueller enters his second year in the Russia probe.