u.s. intelligence

Trump Gets One Presidential Intelligence Briefing a Week

By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON, Dec 9 – President-elect Donald Trump is receiving an average of one presidential intelligence briefing a week, according to U.S. officials familiar with the matter, far fewer than most of his recent predecessors. Although they are not required to, presidents-elect have in the past generally welcomed the opportunity to receive the

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U.S. Spy Chief Says Has Submitted Letter of Resignation

By Dustin Volz WASHINGTON, Nov 17  – Director of U.S. National Intelligence James Clapper said on Thursday that he submitted his letter of resignation but would stay until the end of the Obama administration. “I submitted my letter of resignation last night, which felt pretty good. I’ve got 64 days left,” Clapper said during a

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