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  • Intel Committee Releases Declassified Snowden Report
    Posted in Press Releases on December 22, 2016 | Preview rr

    The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence today released a declassified version of its investigative report on Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who fled to China and then Russia after stealing an estimated 1.5 million classified documents. The report, including redactions for classified information, was the result of a two-year inquiry into Snowden’s background, likely motivations, and methods of theft, as well as the damage done to U.S. national security... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Cyber-Attack Investigations
    Posted in Press Releases on December 16, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes released the following statement today on the continuing investigations into cyber-attacks during the U.S. presidential campaign: “In the course of the House Intelligence Committee’s ongoing oversight of cyber-attacks during the U.S. presidential campaign, we have not received any information from Intelligence Community (IC) agencies indicating that they have developed new assessments on this issue. I am alarmed that supposedl... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Cancellation of Cyber-Attack Briefing
    Posted in Press Releases on December 14, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes issued the following statement after Intelligence Community agencies declined a request to brief the House Intelligence Committee tomorrow on cyber-attacks during the presidential campaign: “It is unacceptable that the Intelligence Community directors would not fulfill the House Intelligence Committee’s request to be briefed tomorrow on the cyber-attacks that occurred during the presidential campaign. The legislative branch is... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Investigations of Election Cyber Attacks
    Posted in Press Releases on December 12, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes released the following statement today on the investigations into cyber attacks during the U.S. presidential campaign: “The House Intelligence Committee is conducting vigorous oversight of the investigations into election-related cyber attacks. Seeing as cyber attacks, including Russian attacks, have been one of the committee’s top priorities for many years, we’ve held extensive briefings and hearings on the topic. As the FBI,... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Russian Aggression
    Posted in Press Releases on December 9, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes today issued the following statement on cyber-attacks and other hostile acts by Russia: “Russia’s cyber-attacks are no surprise to the House Intelligence Committee, which has been closely monitoring Russia’s belligerence for years—as I’ve said many times, the Intelligence Community has repeatedly failed to anticipate Putin’s hostile actions. Unfortunately the Obama administration, dedicated to delusions of ‘resetting’ relation... Read more

  • Intel Committee Broadens DOD Investigation
    Posted in Press Releases on December 5, 2016 | Preview rr

    The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence is broadening its investigation into a decision by the Department of Defense to locate a new Joint Intelligence Analysis Center at the Croughton military base outside London. The investigation will now look into more suitable locations for the NATO Intelligence Fusion Center, which is a component of the Joint Intelligence Analysis Center. Amid concerns that the DOD did not consider more cost-effective locations for the Fusion Center that could... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Mattis Nomination
    Posted in Press Releases on December 2, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes issued the following statement on the nomination of General James Mattis as the next Secretary of Defense: “I congratulate General Mattis on his nomination as Secretary of Defense. In light of his long list of accomplishments and decades of service to this nation, I can think of no better candidate to lead America’s military in our long fight against jihadism and in countering other pressing threats. I look forward to working ... Read more

  • House of Representatives Passes Intelligence Authorization Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on November 30, 2016 | Preview rr

    The House of Representatives today overwhelmingly approved the Intelligence Authorization Act (IAA) for Fiscal Year 2017 on a bipartisan 390-30 vote. The bill (H.R. 6393) ensures that the programs and activities of the U.S. Intelligence Community are authorized by law, fully resourced, and subject to rigorous congressional oversight. Focusing on current terrorism threats as well as other long-term challenges, the bill includes provisions to ensure good governance and fiscal responsibility, stren... Read more

  • Nunes Introduces FY 2017 Intelligence Authorization Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on November 29, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes has introduced the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 (H.R. 6393) in the House of Representatives. This bipartisan legislation provides the Intelligence Community authorization needed to protect and defend the United States. It is similar to H.R. 5077, which passed the House in May 2016 by a 371-35 margin, and also reflects negotiations with the Senate. The bill supports critical national security programs suc... Read more

  • Nunes Requests Testimony of SecDef Carter, DNI Clapper
    Posted in Press Releases on November 19, 2016 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes sent a letter today to Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter and Director of National Intelligence James Clapper asking both officials to appear before the Committee to discuss the veracity of press reports that they recommended removing Admiral Michael Rogers, Director of the National Security Agency. You can read the letter here. Read more