Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) sought a middle ground between the isolationist leanings of some of his colleagues and the muscular interventionism of the Bush administration during a speech at the American Enterprise Institute on Wednesday.
The National Security Agency’s (NSA) collection of phone records remains vital to national security but could be scrapped if the public loses faith in its effectiveness, experts said Friday.
China’s Foreign Ministry on Thursday responded to a report in the Free Beacon revealing that the activities of a secret Chinese military cyber warfare unit are continuing despite disclosure of the activities by a private security company.
My must read of the day is “Troubling disclosures are likely to change how the NSA does its spying,” in the Los Angeles Times.
More than 8,000 federal workers and contractors with security clearances owe $85 million in unpaid taxes to the IRS, according to the Government Accountability Office (GAO).
The GAO warned that individuals who have significant debt and access to classified documents pose potential security risks.
American spy agencies were awarded $52.7 billion by the federal government in fiscal year 2013, according to the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (DNI).
My must read of the day is “Spying Known at Top Levels, Officials Say,” in the New York Times.