[Strategic Intel]: NSA said to be shedding ‘top talent’

Experts are exiting the National Security Agency at an increasingly fast clip, leaving in their wake a dearth of experience that can’t be quickly or easily replaced, officials say. Since 2015 the NSA has lost hundreds of hackers, engineers, and data scientists. The reasons including lower pay and decreased morale. Among those who have departed [...]


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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.