Brett McGurk

Obama Admin Hiding Secret Hostage Docs Signed With Iranian Intel Officials

Obama admin sequesters key docs relating to secret deals

Brett McGurkKey documents relating to the Obama administration’s secret negotiations with Iran, including a $1.7 billion cash payment, are being stored at a highly secure site on Capitol Hill, preventing the public and many in Congress from accessing them, according to multiple sources who described the situation to the Washington Free Beacon.


Obama nominee for ambassador to Iraq withdraws nomination

The Obama administration’s choice for ambassador to Iraq has withdrawn his nomination.

Boo hoo

Journalist at center of McGurk scandal says she's the victim

Disgraced Wall Street Journal reporter Gina Chon maintains that she is a victim of the growing row over the nomination of her husband Brett McGurk to be the next ambassador to Iraq, according to an email she recently sent to friends.

GOP Senators: Withdraw McGurk

GOP Senators Call For Withdrawal of McGurk's Nomination in letter to President Obama

President Obama is being pressed by a delegation of prominent Republican Senators on the Foreign Relations Committee to “withdraw” his nomination of Brett McGurk as the next ambassador of Iraq.

Baghdad Booty Call

Leaked emails of embattled Iraq ambassador nominee raise questions over reporter’s access, coverage

Wall Street Journal reporter Gina Chon’s repeated use of anonymous, high-level sources in her dispatches from Iraq has raised further concerns that her sexual relationship with former National Security Council member Brett McGurk—now President Obama’s nominee for ambassador to Iraq—won her unprecedented insider access.

Fifty Shades of Disgrace

Emails add to concerns over Obama nominee for Iraq post

Sen. James Inhofe (R., Okla.) may hold up the nomination of former National Security Council member Brett McGurk in light of allegations that McGurk engaged in a love affair with a Wall Street Journal reporter while the duo were stationed in Iraq, according to sources close to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.