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Cia Investigation

CIA Keeps A Tight Grip On Its Own Secrets

AP | STEPHEN BRAUN | Posted 04.30.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The CIA does not give up its secrets easily. Under pressure from a Senate committee to declassify parts of a congressional report ...

Former CIA Investigators Urge New Panel On Spy Agencies' Missteps

AP | Posted 03.17.2014 | Politics

BY STEPHEN BRAUN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Warning of a "crisis in public confidence," former staffers for an influential 1975 Sena...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Senators Okay With Spying On Citizens, But Outraged It Happened To Congress | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), a staunch defender of government surveillance of ordinary citizens, took to the Senate floor Tuesday w...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Lawmakers Want To Investigate CIA For Allegedly Spying On Them | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Dianne Feinstein's (D-Calif.) bombshell charge that the CIA may have broken the law to spy on Congress is sparking calls from sever...

Battle Between CIA, Members Of Congress Escalates

The New York Times | Posted 03.05.2014 | Politics

The Central Intelligence Agency’s attempt to keep secret the details of a defunct detention and interrogation program has escalated a battle between...

CIA Investigating Role Within NYPD Anti-Terror Program

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER and MATT APUZZO | Posted 11.13.2011 | New York

WASHINGTON — The CIA inspector general is investigating whether the agency broke the law by helping the New York Police Department build intelli...

Washington Post 'Top Secret America' Investigation: Intelligence Community Inefficient, Unmanageable

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Since the terror attacks of Sept. 11, top-secret intelligence gathering by the government has grown so unwieldy and expensive that ...

Gonzales Backtracks On Support For CIA Torture Investigation

Washington Times | Ben Conery | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales said Thursday that his previous assertion that it was "legitimate to question and examine" charges of CIA ...

We Cannot Afford This

Charles S. Faddis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Charles S. Faddis

I have no doubt that the Attorney General is acting in what he believes to be the country's best interest. I also have no doubt that launching this inquiry will have a catastrophic effect on the CIA.

CIA Abuse Investigation Likely: Holder Poised To Appoint Criminal Prosecutor

Los Angeles Times | Greg Miller and Josh Meyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

U.S. Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. is poised to appoint a criminal prosecutor to investigate alleged CIA abuses committed during the interrogation of ...

House Lays Groundwork For C.I.A. Probe

AP | PAMELA HESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The CIA spent at least $1 million on the secret intelligence program that aimed to develop hit squads to kill al-Qaida leaders but ...

Ryan Grim

Dem Rep: CIA Officials Could Be Charged For Lying To Congress | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.), chair of a key intelligence subcommittee, called for an investigation Friday to determine if the CIA lied to the Congres...

Full CIA Investigation Called For On Capitol Hill

AP | PAMELA HESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — CIA Director Leon Panetta has terminated a "very serious" covert program the spy agency kept secret from Congress for eight years, ...

Update: Senior Congressional Dem Slams CIA Investigation Of Watchdog

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said today he was troubled by reports that the director of the Central Intelligence Agency has ordere...