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Trump Hopes To Strip More People Of Security Clearances, Despite Outcry: Report

One year ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Officials told The Washington Post Trump believes he looked strong after taking away John Brennan's security clearance.
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Trump Trying To ‘Stifle Free Speech,' Former Intelligence Officials Say

Trump Trying To ‘Stifle Free Speech,' Former Intelligence Officials Say

One year ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The rare rebuke comes after the president revoked the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan.
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Former Intel Chiefs: White House Using Security Clearances As A 'Political Tool'

Former Intel Chiefs: White House Using Security Clearances As A 'Political Tool'

One year ago   |   By NPR

About a dozen former officials warn the White House is attempting to stifle free speech by revoking the clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, a vocal critic of the president.
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Man Who Oversaw bin Laden Raid: Take My Clearance, Too

Man Who Oversaw bin Laden Raid: Take My Clearance, Too

One year ago   |   By Newser

President Trump's decision to strip former CIA chief-and frequent Trump critic-John Brennan of his security clearance apparently isn't sitting well in the intelligence community. A dozen former top senior officials, including former CIA chiefs, have signed a letter condemning the move, reports CBS News. "e all agree that...
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Admiral Who Led Bin Laden Raid Tells President Trump to Revoke His Security Clearance, Too

Admiral Who Led Bin Laden Raid Tells President Trump to Revoke His Security Clearance, Too

One year ago   |   By Time

The Navy admiral who oversaw the 2011 mission to kill Osama Bin Laden has criticized President Donald Trump from revoking former CIA director John Brennan's security clearance - saying the President has “humiliated” and “divided” America
Retired Adm. William H. McRaven, a former Navy SEAL and commander of Joint Special Operations Command, wrote an open letter in the Washington Post Thursday in which he asked Trump to revoke his security clearance, as well. McRaven adds to the growing chorus of criticism over Trump's targeting of Brennan and other former intelligence and security officials...
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Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Hundreds of frustrated voters were turned away from centers across Puerto Rico that never received ballots. Read more ...

Puerto Rico's primary goes off the rails

Puerto Rico's primary goes off the rails

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Nancy Pelosi Slams Trump's Coronavirus Executive Actions: 'Absurdly...

Nancy Pelosi Slams Trump's Coronavirus Executive Actions: 'Absurdly Unconstitutional'

The House speaker, however, stopped short of saying whether Democrats would mount legal challenges against the measures. Read more ...

Biden continues to lead in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, polls indicate

Biden continues to lead in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, polls indicate

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Trump Seeks To Go It Alone After Coronavirus Stimulus Talks Break Down

Trump Seeks To Go It Alone After Coronavirus Stimulus Talks Break Down

A White House source revealed Donald Trump's plans to sign an executive order involving economic relief amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more ...

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With latest executive orders, Trump gets approval from his golf club crowd

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Germany's ‘very, very tough' climate battle

Germany's ‘very, very tough' climate battle

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Black Lives Matter March through Boston

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