CIA vet: ‘If we cut contacts between Russian, U.S. intelligence, fire us all’

  Question: The involvement of government agencies in these presidential elections – starting from the FBI role in the Clinton emails, now the Trump investigation – investigating both candidates and being quite public about it – is unprecedented, isn’t it? Why has the intelligence community taken on this visible and political role this time around? Mowatt-Larssen: I [...]


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Jon E. Dougherty is a political, foreign policy and national security analyst and reporter with nearly 30 years of experience in both fields. A U.S. Army veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he holds BA in Political Science from Ashford University and an MA in National Security Studies/Intelligence Analysis from American Military University.