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Gina Haspel confirmed as first female CIA director

8 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

Gina Haspel was confirmed Thursday to be the first female director of the CIA with the help of votes from a half-dozen Senate Democrats.
Haspel was confirmed in a 54-45 vote, the culmination of a roller-coaster nomination that appeared to be in danger at several points after she was abruptly selected by President Donald Trump in March.
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Senate confirms Gina Haspel as first female CIA chief

Senate confirms Gina Haspel as first female CIA chief

8 monthes ago   |   By KCRA

Senators voted Thursday to confirm Gina Haspel as the first female director of the CIA.
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The Latest: Baldwin votes against CIA nominee Haspel

8 monthes ago   |   By Star Tribune


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Senate votes to confirm Gina Haspel as next CIA director

8 monthes ago   |   By ABC News

The Senate is voting on Gina Haspel's confirmation as next CIA director
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Gina Haspel confirmed as first woman to run CIA

Gina Haspel confirmed as first woman to run CIA

8 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

WASHINGTON - The U.S. 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 and other brutal interrogation techniques. Haspel, who will be the first woman director of the CIA, is a 33-year veteran at the...
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Gina Haspel confirmed as CIA head in Senate vote

8 monthes ago   |   By RT

Gina Haspel is the new director of the CIA, after getting confirmed in the US Senate. Several Democrats crossed the aisle and gave her the green light, despite objecting to Haspel's role in the CIA's torture program.
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Haspel set to be next CIA director after Senate procedural vote

8 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Gina Haspel is poised to become CIA director after clearing a key procedural vote in the Senate Thursday in a 54-44 vote. A final vote to confirm her as the agency's first female chief is imminent. Haspel, a 33-year veteran of the CIA, will succeed Mike Pompeo, who was confirmed as President Donald Trump's secretary of state late last month.
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