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"gina haspel" Discussed on AP News

AP News

15:40 min | 5 months ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on AP News

"Congressional leaders from both parties are expected to be briefed today on the Russian military bounty reports intelligence officials including C. H. chief Gina Haspel and the director of national intelligence John Radcliffe will hold a classified meeting on Capitol Hill lawmakers are pressing the White House for more answers about assessments Russia offered a bounty for the deaths of US troops in Afghanistan president trump on fox business network's the claimant count down called it a hoax this didn't rise to the occasion and said the intelligence community didn't appear to believe the reports secretary of state Mike Pompeii said we took this seriously we handle it appropriately the White House says the assessments were unverified so the president wasn't told but intelligence officials have told the Associated Press president trump was briefed on the matter Jackie Quinn Washington

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Trump, top officials defend response to Russia bounty threat

AP News Radio

00:56 sec | 5 months ago

Trump, top officials defend response to Russia bounty threat

"Congressional leaders from both parties are expected to be briefed today on the Russian military bounty reports intelligence officials including C. H. chief Gina Haspel and the director of national intelligence John Radcliffe will hold a classified meeting on Capitol Hill lawmakers are pressing the White House for more answers about assessments Russia offered a bounty for the deaths of US troops in Afghanistan president trump on fox business network's the claimant count down called it a hoax this didn't rise to the occasion and said the intelligence community didn't appear to believe the reports secretary of state Mike Pompeii said we took this seriously we handle it appropriately the White House says the assessments were unverified so the president wasn't told but intelligence officials have told the Associated Press president trump was briefed on the matter Jackie Quinn Washington

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Gina Haspel briefs senators on Khashoggi killing

KCBS Radio Morning News

00:30 sec | 2 years ago

Gina Haspel briefs senators on Khashoggi killing

"Border wall. CIA director Gina has pool is due to brief senators today in Washington CBS's Bill recall, some lawmakers were angry that hassle did not participate in a Senate briefing last week by Trump administration officials on Jamal kashogi death at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. The CIA has assessed that Saudi Crown prince Mohammad bin Salman, ordered the killing of kashogi. A critic of the Saudi government last week's briefing secretary of state Pompeii on Defense Secretary Mattis said it was no hard evidence. Say that the crown prince was

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"gina haspel" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

WNYC 93.9 FM

02:15 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"Woman to lead the spy agency npr serra mccamman reports has will was sworn in today after facing tough questions at her confirmation hearing at us wearing in ceremony gina hassle noted the historic nature of the moment and thanks generations of female leaders who came before her for breaking down barriers for other women hassel who's worked at the cia for decades thanked her colleagues for their support my years at cia have rewarded me in ways that i could never have imagined and i will continue to give it and you my all during her confirmation hearings senators grilled her about her role in the agencies use of harsh interrogation techniques such as waterboarding which was used at a black site prison in thailand while hospital was in charge in two thousand and two hospital told the senate intelligence committee that as director she would not initiate any new interrogation programs sarah mccamman npr news washington and npr investigation reveals troubles persist with v a program for caregivers npr's quil lawrence reports veterans say they've been unfairly dropped from the stipend and support program after an npr investigation last year the department of veterans affairs held a strategic review of its caregiver program which supports the loved ones who have become fulltime attendance to a disabled veteran npr found that va's across the country had been dumping caregivers off the program arbitrarily like ashley satorius whose husband served in iraq and afghanistan they just said he wasn't clinically eligible anymore and he didn't need a caregiver and honestly he has gotten worse i wish he was better via implemented several fixes to the program since last year but many of the caregivers kicked off when it was broken say they haven't been let back in even after several appeals quil lawrence npr news the trump administration's calling venezuela's presidential election that keeps nikolas mother to empower a sham as a result president trump has signed an executive order restricting them doodo government from liquidating assets before the close the dow is up more than one percent this is npr this is wnyc in new york i'm david i a funeral was held this morning.

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Gina Haspel sworn in as CIA's first female director

All Things Considered

02:15 min | 2 years ago

Gina Haspel sworn in as CIA's first female director

"Woman to lead the spy agency npr serra mccamman reports has will was sworn in today after facing tough questions at her confirmation hearing at us wearing in ceremony gina hassle noted the historic nature of the moment and thanks generations of female leaders who came before her for breaking down barriers for other women hassel who's worked at the cia for decades thanked her colleagues for their support my years at cia have rewarded me in ways that i could never have imagined and i will continue to give it and you my all during her confirmation hearings senators grilled her about her role in the agencies use of harsh interrogation techniques such as waterboarding which was used at a black site prison in thailand while hospital was in charge in two thousand and two hospital told the senate intelligence committee that as director she would not initiate any new interrogation programs sarah mccamman npr news washington and npr investigation reveals troubles persist with v a program for caregivers npr's quil lawrence reports veterans say they've been unfairly dropped from the stipend and support program after an npr investigation last year the department of veterans affairs held a strategic review of its caregiver program which supports the loved ones who have become fulltime attendance to a disabled veteran npr found that va's across the country had been dumping caregivers off the program arbitrarily like ashley satorius whose husband served in iraq and afghanistan they just said he wasn't clinically eligible anymore and he didn't need a caregiver and honestly he has gotten worse i wish he was better via implemented several fixes to the program since last year but many of the caregivers kicked off when it was broken say they haven't been let back in even after several appeals quil lawrence npr news the trump administration's calling venezuela's presidential election that keeps nikolas mother to empower a sham as a result president trump has signed an executive order restricting them doodo government from liquidating assets before the close the dow is up more than one percent this is npr this is wnyc in new york i'm david i a funeral was held this morning.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on KGO 810

KGO 810

01:49 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on KGO 810

"A few hundred cia rank and file employees stood in the main hall of the headquarters for the swearing in of gina hospil who live these you breathe the and now you will leave the cia president trump's mentioned the has police a career cia operative brought sustained applause plus the mentioned that she was first female director is been nearly fifty years since an operations officer rose up through the ranks to become the director and after the experience of the last two months i think i know why that is that's faced some opposition for her role in harsh interrogation techniques during the early days of the war on terror bob costantini the white house bart officials want to shut down the entrance and walkway to the underground civic center station it's an area that has become a haven for drug users the proposed closure of the walkway is the latest in a series of steps sparta and city officials are undertaking in an effort to clean up the station's mayor mike farrell went into action after a video viral of people shooting up drugs in the area increased police patrols did not solve the problem so that's when the closure of the walkway was proposed terry rouse reports they still need to get approval from the state fire marshal before they proceed here's another sign of the season taga road the route through yosemite scenic high country is reopening this morning road closes every winter because of snow it's opening is something of an annual rite of spring and is an indication of how much snow this year received during the winter from a sign of the season to a sign of the times a very chatty perret in florida has found a new toy that's allowing her to run an entire house hold using amazon's alexa petro the parrot is becoming an internet sensation after learning to give the voice activated device commands okay patrick and now repeat up to three.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW

TalkRadio 630 KHOW

01:40 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW

"That langley for the swearing in fox's john decker live at the white house speaking before rank and file cia employees president trump praised gina hospital who is confirmed by the senate in a bipartisan vote last week our enemies we'll take note gina is tough she's strong and when it comes to defending america gina will never ever back down who was the first woman to lead the cia says she wants to send more officers into the field improve foreign language proficiency among the ranks and strengthen the agencies working relationships with intelligence agencies in partner nations lisa thanks john will former

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"gina haspel" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW

TalkRadio 630 KHOW

01:40 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on TalkRadio 630 KHOW

"That langley for the swearing in fox's john decker live at the white house speaking before rank and file cia employees president trump praised gina hospital who is confirmed by the senate in a bipartisan vote last week our enemies we'll take note gina is tough she's strong and when it comes to defending america gina will never ever back down who was the first woman to lead the cia says she wants to send more officers into the field improve foreign language proficiency among the ranks and strengthen the agencies working relationships with intelligence agencies in partner nations lisa thanks john will former cia chief mike pompeo now secretary of state lays out new strategy on iran after the us exit from the nuclear deal fox's rachel sutherland live in washington lisa cared in a stick to iran from secretary pompeo says the trump administration will play unprecedented pressure until the regime gives up this nuclear programs will indeed end up being the strongest thing since in history when we are complete pompeo said iran will be rewarded if it complies with us demands simple appeared to end the principal components of every one of our sanctions against the regime pompeo said the us has also willing to reestablish full diplomatic and commercial relationships with iran lisa rachel the us supreme court says companies can require workers to sign arbitration agreements waiving the right to bring class action claims against management in court over issues like workplace conditions and pay it was a five to four ruling impacting about twenty five million workers not part of labor unions fair and balanced.

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Gina Haspel sworn in as first female CIA director

The Troubleshooter

01:40 min | 2 years ago

Gina Haspel sworn in as first female CIA director

"That langley for the swearing in fox's john decker live at the white house speaking before rank and file cia employees president trump praised gina hospital who is confirmed by the senate in a bipartisan vote last week our enemies we'll take note gina is tough she's strong and when it comes to defending america gina will never ever back down who was the first woman to lead the cia says she wants to send more officers into the field improve foreign language proficiency among the ranks and strengthen the agencies working relationships with intelligence agencies in partner nations lisa thanks john will former

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"gina haspel" Discussed on KHNR 690AM

KHNR 690AM

02:01 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on KHNR 690AM

"Wow screaming and being sworn in as the first female aid richard this is really a big day for women this is really a profound day for women for feminists for anybody who wants to see women have a position right there at the table with men i want you to stop and think for a moment about what what we're looking at let's see a un ambassador a female director secretary of education female campaign manager female i mean for a guy who's a misogynist he sure puts women in positions of authority all around him this is a bad day for the left this is a bad day because they can't and i and i would love to hear how they're going to explain away of the first ever female director of the cia hang on air could you just hold on here from it it's got to be a very difficult thing to try to explain your hatred for a man who you're trying to convince yourself is a misogynist who has all of these women in positions of authority all around him first time ever this wasn't under barack obama wasn't under bill clinton wasn't under any democrat president this republican president has nominated and had confirmed a capable competent woman to have the cia now to the left it's all about identity politics it's all about diversity it's all about you know race gender but look at what a big day this is for women i was raised by a very strong woman that a lot of strong women in my life i am surrounded by strong women in my job imagine that it took donald trump to come along and put a strong woman into one of the most important sensitive intelligence positions in the world gina hassle as.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on KQED Radio

KQED Radio

01:47 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on KQED Radio

"Regime change and mr trump the message essentially that it was a mistake for his national security security advisor to brought it up and he went out of his way to say that kim jong un security would be guaranteed in any deal there would be strong protections he said he would be in his country he would be running his country so instead of responding with further warnings and threats he has responded by trying to placate the north koreans and say this isn't what we meant and hoping that the summit would still go on barbara chaba the us senate has confirmed gina hospital on thursday as the first female director of the cia it followed a difficult nomination process which reopened the debate about controversial interrogation techniques used by the spy agency in the past before the vote republican senator richard burr said that the confirmation of a woman as cia head would send an important message many others who have served or currently serving have cracked the glass ceiling at the agency gina is poised to break it it may be impossible to measure the importance of that breakthrough but there were some objections for example the democratic party senator elizabeth warren said that president trump's nominee could not be trusted to make the right judgment on torture i have no doubt that her current and former colleagues to praise her as a patriot are sincere but patriotism and judgment are not the same thing and someone who puts protecting the agency above following the law cannot be trusted i asked our north america correspondent peter bowes what had swayed the vote in the end.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on NPR News Now

NPR News Now

01:59 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on NPR News Now

"Live from npr news in washington i'm barbara klein gina hospital will be the new director of the c i a the first woman to head the spy agency npr's greg my reports the senate voted to confirm her today fifty four to forty five gina hatha but will now lead the agency she joined in one thousand nine hundred five just a few years out of college in addition to being the first female director she's also the first career cia officer to lead the agency since william colby in the nineteen seventies hassle is widely respected in the intelligence community she was posted abroad seven times working undercover in europe africa and asia but her nomination for the director's job put the spotlight on her role in the cia as waterboarding program in the early two thousands in a contentious confirmation hearing hassle pledge not to restart an interrogation program even fast by the president gregory npr news washington china's vice per emir is in washington for two days of talks aimed at averting a trade war white house economic adviser larry cudlow says he's expecting the chinese to offer some new proposals i think this will be industrial technology financial openings which will course help us reduce our trade deficit with china through greater export god though is expressing more optimism about the talks than president trump who said earlier today he doubts they'll be successful because china has become quote very spoiled from getting its way with the us also at the white house today nato secretary general jens stoltenberg praised president trump for shoring up nato stoltenberg said trump's insistence that nato members contribute more to the organization has made a real difference he says allies are increasing defense spending and not cutting their budgets anymore the world's largest retailer is celebrating a positive i corps.

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Gina Haspel confirmed as first female director of CIA

Global News Podcast

02:03 min | 2 years ago

Gina Haspel confirmed as first female director of CIA

"Clinton was trying to pressurise companies not to deal with cuba it worked for him a you leaders when they announced these measures tomorrow will hope it works for donald trump and this kind of language that they using about the us decision to pull out of the deal calling it beyond a joke how serious is this rift between the us and e you is there a relationship now rock bottom well let's cowardice stick at the moment as well because on the one hand we hear this language it sounds particularly from donald tusk is a top diplomat the president of the european council who's usually a mediator he's choosing these words deliberately you know he also said that the us administration is capriciously assertive with this policy not just on a rom but trade tariffs as well i think the hope is by uniting it does sort of media diplomacy that the message gets to donald trump about how seriously they're taking this and on the other side the same we want to continue this tight transatlantic bond at the same time so just a step back from it the second the hope is that there's a breather there's a few weeks before anything serious could happen with the european companies being affected on the the around deal but as lead us leave the summit behind me we'll be on most of the the leader's minds you what happens next on this around deal gavin lay the us senate has voted in favor of donald trump's nominee for the director of the central intelligence agency gina hospital will be the first of a woman to lead the cia but her appointment has been controversial from washington here's correspondent gary o'donoghue offer bruising process the senate voted fifty four to forty four to confirm gina hospitals nomination a cia director a margin that could have been a lot tighter given her controversial background during questioning in front of the senate intelligence committee she was repeated depressed over her attitude to the so called enhanced interrogation techniques used by the agency after the nine eleven attacks mishaps bull ran.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on NPR News Now

NPR News Now

02:00 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on NPR News Now

"Live from npr news in washington i'm barbara klein gina hassle will be the new director of the c i a the first woman to head the spy agency npr's greg my reports the senate voted to confirm her today fifty four to forty five gina half but will now lead the agency she joined in one thousand nine hundred five just a few years out of college in addition to being the first female director she's also the first career cia officer to lead the agency since william colby and the nineteen seventies hassle is widely respected in the intelligence community she was posted abroad seven times working undercover in europe africa and asia but her nomination for the director's job put the spotlight on her role in the cia's waterboarding program in the early two thousands in a contentious confirmation hearing hassle pledge not to restart an interrogation program even fast by the president gregory npr news washington president trump says he's continuing to prepare for a june twelfth summit with north korean leader kim jong hoon pyongyang threatened to scrap the meeting yesterday after national security adviser john bolton said the libya model of denuclearization could be used in north korea today trump seemed to be steering the message back the model if you look at that model with qaddafi that was a total decimation we went in there to beat them now that model would take place if we don't make a deal most likely but if we make a deal i think kim jong un is going to be very very happy president trump says he's had no word from north korea about any changes in the summit's plans the world health organization says the ebola outbreak in the democratic republic of congo has entered a more dangerous phase as npr's jason bobi and reports a new case has been confirmed in an urban area my.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on 790 KABC

790 KABC

02:10 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on 790 KABC

"But we gotta go sticking up for criminals coming through and everything and yard everyone hears different things when they when they chop heads off and stuff i mean their animals animals thank you barbara we gotta go this midday live kabc news is live and local at two thirty i'm jeff whittle along beach man's been arrested for possessing an unregistered destructive device just days after his ex girlfriend was killed in an explosion in orange county but fifty nine year old steven beale has not been charged in connection with the blast that killed ildiko cronje neighbor don westerhof tells nbc four news at beale is a model rocket enthusiasts he's to bill rockets instead did you see that i knew it because i've seen him out in the street but so he was familiar with explosives deals former wife died of chronic lead poisoning in two thousand eight just weeks after she was injured in a suspicious fall inside their home the us senate confirmed gina hospital as cia director today so she becomes the first woman to lead the central intelligence agency today is the one year anniversary of robert mueller's appointment a special counsel to investigate russia's interference in the two thousand sixteen presidential election and possible collusion with the trump campaign at the white house daily briefing today press secretary sarah sanders declined to say whether president trump is considering firing muller speak about hypotheticals or get into a what could happen if we'll move forward in the process and make a determination at that point one of president trump's tweets today said the russia investigation is quote disgusting illegal and unwarranted and lapd officer and marine corps reserves to his killed in afghanistan in two thousand ten was honored today when the intersection of quakertown avenue and gold street in winnetka was renamed joshua collins way collins was an active member of the winnetka community with strong ties to saint martin's school which is adjacent to that renamed.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on WGIR-AM

WGIR-AM

02:22 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on WGIR-AM

"And weather station here's what's trending on new hampshire today well some clouds and fog blocking the sun early this morning and they're going to stick around but by eleven or so we're going to be looking pretty good sunshine shining through and temps into the upper sixties president trump had an early morning call andrews air force base president meeting and greeting three americans who were held by north korea detained by the north koreans three americans free now back home sign of goodwill ahead of the nuclear summit expected to be held within the next three weeks or so and the site looks like it's going to be singapore with president trump and north korean leader kim jong own markets up after president trump's announcement yesterday the also pull out of the iranian nuclear deal also reports that iranian military bases fired a rocket or rockets into the golan heights and israel early early in the morning and a reports that israel airstrikes hit nearly all rainy and military sites in syria also as we get into our thursday morning cia nominee gina hospital continuing her testify before before a key senate committee it's not clear yet on how four members of the committee will vote on the cia nominee she'd be the first woman to ever head the intelligence agency senator john mccain continues to make news we talked about his life and times here in new hampshire yesterday with his former presidential primary campaign manager but in his new book senator mccain confer senator john mccain confirms he gave to then fbi director james comey the socalled steele dossier dossier on then candidate donald trump that had the incredible and salacious allegations according to some news agencies against that then candidate trump many of those allegations later shown to be fabricated or false became says he would do it again showing the bad blood between those two well we'll have update you on the relationship between the state police and corrections officers in the.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on KTLK 1130 AM

KTLK 1130 AM

02:33 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on KTLK 1130 AM

"Questions about torture dogging cia director designate gina hassle level the senate intelligence committee on wednesday confirmation hearing the first woman nominated to lead the cia said the controversial post nine eleven interrogation program is a thing of the past my moral compass is strong i would not allow cia to undertake activity that i thought was immoral democrats repeatedly pressed the cia veteran on her role in the destruction of videotapes documenting the waterboarding of at least one qaeda operatives are you an advocate for destroying the tape i absolutely was an advocate if we could within an conforming to us law and if we could get policy concurrence to eliminate the security risk posed to our officers by those tape has said multiple reviews found there was no legal requirement to keep the video catherine herridge zona senator john mccain being treated for brain cancer calls mishaps bull patriot but his urge this ed a to reject her nomination warning about the potential power of hawaii's rumbling killer way of okano geologists they boulders the size of desks could be tossed a mile into the air within weeks smaller rocks could be hurled several miles in an eruption a wise governor david ige asking president trump for a federal disaster declaration we are working to seek the disaster declaration to ensure that we have access to federal state and county resources are should we need that there are now fifteen active vents spewing toxic gases in the area around killer whale one of the world's most active volcanoes that while prosecutors in california and florida suing to stop to companies for providing stem cell treatments alleging the clinics have marketed them as remedies for ailments including cancer heart disease without any proof that they work or even say i'm jack callaghan fox news radio from the cremation society of minnesota weather center sunshine to start on thursday morning but increasing clouds for the afternoon high temperatures will reach the low sixties mainly cloudy on thursday night with rain moving into the area showers continue on friday i'm meteorologist ashley o'connor on twincities newstalk am eleven thirty right now it's fifty five srp invoice list price dealer price toby knapp here if your car shopping you've probably heard these terms but what do they mean it's so confusing it was confusing not anymore i'm telling you.

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John McCain opposes CIA nominee Gina Haspel

The Dave Ramsey Show

01:11 min | 2 years ago

John McCain opposes CIA nominee Gina Haspel

"To six in state schools because dreamers like me are barred from federal state financial aid even though i have always at the top of my class college has always out of reach but that's changing governor murphy signed a bill into law and those who have come to the us illegally as children will now have access to in state college aid starting this fall dreamers are just as much new jerseyans as my four kids this is expected to cost around five million dollars for six hundred students critics argued that money should be available to help students who are in the country legally i'm scott pringle for seven ten double the or sixty four year old woman is dead after being stabbed in her queens apartment police say that woman was found with a knife in her back about eight am inside her eighth street department and a story the victim found dead on the floor officials say she was found by her home health aide arizona republican john mccain is calling on the senate now to reject gina hospitals nomination to become cia director in a statement today senator mccain called hassle a patriot who loves our country but he went on to say her role in overseeing the use of torture is disturbing and her refusal to acknowledge tortures immortality is disqualifying mccain is chairman of.

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CIA Director Nominee Gina Haspel Faces Lawmakers At Senate Confirmation Hearing

Washington Today

02:35 min | 2 years ago

CIA Director Nominee Gina Haspel Faces Lawmakers At Senate Confirmation Hearing

"So if the cia has a high value terrorism suspect in custody and the president gave you a direct order to waterboard that suspect what would you do senator but we have today in the us government other us government entities that conduct interogations dod uses the army field manual and they conduct battlefield interrogation and cia has incredible expertise it can bring to the table in support of those interrogation the fbi has its authority is to conduct interogations and as you know we have the high value interrogation group so i i would be advise anyone who asks me about it that cia is not the right place to conduct interrogations we don't have interrogators and we don't have interrogation expertise so i believe that that would be the reason i have been nominated is that people have some respect for my views on these issues my experiences during those days after nine eleven inform my views i'm extremely knowledgeable and i'm also extremely knowledgeable about the price cia working level men and women out in the trenches paid for decisions made after nine eleven a portion of the open session before the senate intelligence committee and gina has pulled the presence nominee to serve as the cia director news today that west virginia senator joe manchin issuing a statement announcing his support for gina hospital that makes him the first democrat to come out in support of the nomination he said quote over her thirty three year career as operations officer gina hospital has worked in some of the most dangerous corners of our world and i have the utmost respect for the sacrifices she has made for our country despite his support though the nominee facing some tough questions from a number of democrats is california senator kamala harris one question i have not heard you answer is do you believe that the previous interrogation techniques were immoral senator i believe that cia officers to whom you referred it's a yes or no answer.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on Intercepted with Jeremy Scahill

Intercepted with Jeremy Scahill

01:35 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on Intercepted with Jeremy Scahill

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Jeremy Scahill on torture and Gina Haspel

Intercepted with Jeremy Scahill

01:35 min | 2 years ago

Jeremy Scahill on torture and Gina Haspel

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"gina haspel" Discussed on The Lawfare Podcast

The Lawfare Podcast

02:08 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on The Lawfare Podcast

"Not anything internal within the cia about the possibility of her leadership yeah i think that's right i mean i could not find career people in the cia and out of the cia to say really unkind word about her which is not to say they're wanting she walks on water but there's nearly uniform support for this nominee within the within the ranks okay so that's side one of the of the discussion let's talk about the other side of the discussion what is the best case against gina hassle how involved in this program was she what was the nature of her involvement and to what extent are people arguing that that is preclude of service in this capacity well the basic argument against her is that she was involved on a thing to say a specific and intimate level with the interrogation program and people who don't support her nomination say that is the original sin that is immediately disqualifying given the lessons learned from that period but also in the minds of critics the the scandalous nature of what the cia did in many people's view the illegal of what the cia dental the perhaps a separate debate and people who say look at someone who managed one of the detention facilities while individual was waterboarded that someone who served in a senior position in counterterrorism while these programs were running that someone who certainly was even before she was red in perhaps on what the interrogation techniques were who certainly knew that the cia was getting much of the information had in early days after nine eleven from the interrogation of human beings that she's completely tied to the program and the question of whether like well how deepened was she did she run.

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Report: Gina Haspel offered to withdraw nomination to head CIA before confirmation hearing

NPR News Now

02:00 min | 2 years ago

Report: Gina Haspel offered to withdraw nomination to head CIA before confirmation hearing

"Live from npr news in washington i'm korva coleman the washington post is reporting that president trump's choice to lead the cia gina hassle came close to withdrawing her nomination just days before her confirmation hearing npr's greg murray reports the post reports that hassle is willing to step aside friday rather than face tough questions from senators over her role in the cia waterboarding campaign more than a decade ago but after urgent meetings with the white house path passable remains on track to go before the senate intelligence committee on wednesday hassle has been undercover for almost all of her thirty three years at the cia this includes time at a black site prison in thailand where al qaeda suspects were waterboarded cia spokesman ryan trapani says it when hassle testifies the american people will understand why she is and will be a great leader for this agency gregory npr news washington friends and foes of the twenty fifth eighteen iran nuclear agreement are pressing their cases as president trump faces a saturday deadline on whether to keep waiving sanctions against ron npr's peter kenyon reports british foreign secretary boris johnson will meet with vice president pence and other us officials to try to salvage the deal currency exchange rates in tehran of soared as aronie ins worry about the economic damage that might be done if trump stops waving sanctions as required under the nuclear deal the eleventh hour effort by boris johnson is aimed at addressing trump's concerns about iran's missile program and mid influence trump also opposes the limited duration of some of the restrictions on iran's nuclear program iran's president says his country's national defense is not up for negotiation and tehran will never go beyond the concessions it made when negotiating the agreement peter kenyon npr news is stumbled russian president vladimir putin has taken the oath of office for the fourth time he'll serve another sixyear term in office this year more than seventy percent of russians.

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Gina Haspel offered to withdraw nomination to head CIA before confirmation hearing

Tim Conway Jr

01:51 min | 2 years ago

Gina Haspel offered to withdraw nomination to head CIA before confirmation hearing

"Cuffs a baby girl has been killed by a family dog and sherman oaks cops say that the girl was mauled by a dog at about three thirty in the afternoon yesterday on benefit street there were three dogs in the homes not clear which one attack the girl or if more than one were involved in the attacks all three were taken by animal control officers apparently they're gonna use dna to try and figure out which dog was responsible officials in hawaii say there has been a lull in seismic activity near the killer way of volcano but civil defense administrator talmadge magnum says the danger is not over eight bent kinda lineup linearly and they all the material coming out from all connected says the frequency of earthquakes has gone down in the quakes are caused by magma flow along with gas pressure underground at least twentysix homes have been destroyed by the lava flows president trump's nominee to lead the central intelligence agency as offered to withdraw her nomination amid concerns of debate over a harsh interrogation program gina hassle says the debate would tarnish her reputation and that of the cia revelation comes from two senior administration officials speaking on condition of anonymity to the washington post today assholes involvement in cia program of brutally interrogating terror suspects after nine eleven has been questioned her confirmation hearing what set for wednesday still is california democratic representative adam schiff says if special counsel robert muller issues a subpoena to president trump he would need to comply with it his legal defence for the president seems to to be a bit orthodox is start out by saying you can't believe the president of the united states that's our defense so when he says things you just got to discount them trump attorney rudy giuliani says they don't have to comply with the potential subpoena from the.

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Report: Gina Haspel offered to withdraw nomination to head CIA before confirmation hearing

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01:53 min | 2 years ago

Report: Gina Haspel offered to withdraw nomination to head CIA before confirmation hearing

"Action trump nominee the russia probe i'm an cates the washington post is reporting that president trump's pick for the next cia director has expressed interest in withdrawing her nomination correspondent jan johnson senior officials say gina hassle offered to withdraw her nomination in answer to concerns over how senate confirmation hearings would question her history and the agencies past interrogation practices like the now outlawed technique of waterboarding while hezbollah reportedly expressed concerns about reputational damage to her and the cia the officials reassured her the nomination is still on track with the president support president trump has said he is willing to talk to special counsel robert muller about the russia probe his new attorney rudy giuliani appearing on abc's this week was asked if the president could invoke the fifth confident of that what i what i what i'm what i'm facing a situation with the president l the other warriors are in which every lawyer in america thinks you'd be a fool to testify i've got a client who wants to testify please don't they said it yesterday and you know jay and i said to ourselves my goodness i you know we hope we get a chance to tell them the risks that he's taking so he may testify at least nine homes in hawaii have been destroyed by a volcanic eruption hawaii's biggest island shaken and stirred dinner and cop show up and tell us we have to go and everything changed in an instant days after the most active volcano on the island directed the area is still under threat fountains of lava in dangerous gas chased hundreds of people out of their homes new video shows hot lava spluttering dangerously close to neighborhoods probably heard was within minutes smoke and all we see all this level coming across the street people are still facing the threat of more quakes spewing lava and toxic gas i'm kim hutcherson i'm ann cates.

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Report: Gina Haspel offered to withdraw nomination to head CIA before confirmation hearing

Leo Laporte

01:06 min | 2 years ago

Report: Gina Haspel offered to withdraw nomination to head CIA before confirmation hearing

"The bodies of a man and woman in a motel in fresno the police chief says the bodies were near the bathroom door of one of the rooms at the motel six people found friday were wearing respirator masks cops say there was some type of chemical making process going on inside the room but homicide investigators have not ruled out the possibility of suicide or accidental death president trump's nominee to lead the central intelligence agency has offered to withdraw her nomination amid concerns of debate over a harsh interrogation program gina hassle says that debate would tarnish her reputation and that of the cia revelation comes from two senior administration officials speaking on condition of anonymity anonymity to the washington post today hassles involvement in that cia program of brutally interrogating terror suspects after nine eleven has been questioned her confirmation hearing is wednesday here is that a republican senator john mccain has apparently told the white house not to send president trump to his few general mccain says he wants vice president pence to come instead mccain is eighty one years old and has brain cancer he is in arizona recovering from an intestinal infection surgery and apparently planning his own funeral traffic from the helpful socal honda traffic center.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

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01:55 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM

"And you're listening to wnyc i'm jamie floyd three republican state senators are stepping down at the end of the year giving democrats more opportunities to seize control of the chamber wnyc's fred mogul reports while much of the attention in recent weeks has been focused on the democrats and their efforts to take over the state senate individual republicans have been busy plotting their exit deputy majority leader john defrancisco who also abandoned the gop gubernatorial bid told a local newspaper i've served as well as i can possibly serve the two others kathleen marshall and john boehner are also from upstate all three seats have long been republican enrollment for democrats in their districts is either close behind or slightly higher republicans have a tenuous oneseat majority in the senate and democrats were already targeting several downstate seats that have gone back and forth over the years and early morning tweet from city schools chancellor richard carranza raise some eyebrows today the new schools chief tweeted a viral video with the headline quote wealthy white manhattan parents angrily rant against plans to bring more black kids to their schools the video shows upper west side parents pushing back against the plan that would require their school to reserve twenty five percent of seats for students who score below grade level on standardized tests on the brian lehrer show mayor de blasios says he doesn't think toronto was vilifying manhattan parents and this is the chancellor's fairness he's a man of integrity was devoted his wife to achieving social justice and fairness through public education so it certainly is consistent with his values that he would say that the mayor went on to say that he would have worn ended the tweet differently but this tweet was an example of karan's personal voice and the new york city transit chief andy byford says big changes that are coming to the mta he's preparing to release what he says is a bold plan to upgrade the subways antiquated signal.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on 1A

1A

02:02 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on 1A

"You know he he had to defend himself i think the mainstream of those concerns shirl at least for rand paul had to do with his views on the wars that we've waiting in the past on the best use of military force versus diplomacy when the military is necessary not necessary and white frankly whether or not the cia director is the right person to become the nation's top diplomat how did he get past that so well it was tough for a moment it was touch and go because it looked like if rand paul was gonna vote against him for the first time in its two hundred and two year history the senate foreign relations committee would have sent up a nominee without its backing basically president trump weighed in and persuaded senator paul that mr pompeo shared president trump's skepticism of the iraq war that he shared president trump's views on whether or not the nation should be our nation should be interventionist paul is tends to be more of the isolationist school and in the end i guess it's fair to say senator paul caved and he voted in favor of mike pompeo the nomination move forward all the way to the senate floor interesting to note that seven democrats voted in favor of pompeo five of whom are up for election in states that president trump won this so we're seeing the midterm elections come into play as well i think one of the things that may have helped him get over the finish line especially with those democrats is that we learned that he had met with the north korean leader kim jong un and we learn more details about those meetings when they had happened and then right after the confirmation vote we saw the photos of when they met in pyongyang to discuss the upcoming summit between president trump and the north korean leader you know pompeo it sounds like also was able to convince any skeptics by sheer fact he'd been cia director and knows a little more the details.

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Rand Paul calls Gina Haspel "head cheerleader for waterboarding"

The Drew Show

01:29 min | 2 years ago

Rand Paul calls Gina Haspel "head cheerleader for waterboarding"

"News and it's a fellow republican threatening roadblocks fox's jared halpern live on capitol hill kentucky republican senator rand paul says he'll do all he can to oppose president trump's picks for secretary of state and cia director to really appoint the the head cheerleader for waterboarding to be head of the cia i mean how could you trust somebody who who did that to be in charge of the cia referring the gina has spills role in a secret cia detention site after nine eleven pulses also oppose current cia director mike pompeo for secretary of state paul is a member of the senate foreign relations committee and could join democrats the block that nomination there lisa jared after his visit to california the first time since the election the president's now on his way to missouri his third trip there fox's john decker live at the white house as he heads to a boeing factory in saint louis the president is talking about trade and the economy on twitter right writing perhaps at no time in history have the business fundamentals of us companies been better than they are today he continued we cannot keep a blind eye to the rampant unfair trade practices against our country also writing five of our incredible cabinet secretaries are testifying on the hill on the need to rebuild our nation's crumbling infrastructure we need to build fast and we need to build for our future lisa john trader marketing at least part of the blame for a sell off on wall street during renewed fears of more tariffs and possible retaliation dow is down to fifty six students across the con.

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Gina Haspel, Trump's pick for CIA director, faces scrutiny for role in torture program

24 Hour News

01:04 min | 2 years ago

Gina Haspel, Trump's pick for CIA director, faces scrutiny for role in torture program

"Neither will the one for the cia director designate gina hass bowl she's likely to be asked about her role in the interrogation program she reportedly ran one of the agency socalled black site prisons palm pao's expected to be quizzed about his loyalty to president trump and his approach to russia enzyme five cabinet secretaries are on capitol hill today for a hearing on infrastructure however they could be asked about their own relationships with the president yesterday special congressional election in western pennsylvania's too close to call a democrat connor lamb says he will emerge victorious one of the strengths in my campaign all along has been that we have leadership by local people and this is a local race run by local people so we have people all over the district following this and they've seen a lot of elections here we feel confident about how it's going to turn out with the final absentee ballots in the district now counted lamb leads republican rick by six hundred twenty seven votes a trial begins in connection with the.

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Gina Haspel, Trump's pick for CIA director, faces scrutiny for role in torture program

02:02 min | 2 years ago

Gina Haspel, Trump's pick for CIA director, faces scrutiny for role in torture program

"This is all things considered from npr news i'm ari shapiro and i'm sarah mccamman president trump's firing of his secretary of state has set off some dominos in the administration he's nominated mike pompeo currently the director of the cia to step in at state which means trump needs a new cia chief and for that he's tapped gina hassle gina hospital is currently the deputy director of the cia if the senate confirms her she would be the first woman to take the agency's top job our colleague mary louise kelley has done some reporting about her and so i have her on the line with me from russia where she's on a reporting trip hello mary louise sarah greetings from moscow so tell us more about gina was the main thing to know about gina hospital is she is a spies spy she spent three plus decades on the clandestine side of operations for the cia multiple tours as chief of station we know that she's in her early sixties beyond that there's a lot we don't know she has almost no public profile this is a woman who only had her cover lifted last year to take on that number two job at the agency she was undercover the entire time under that she does not give interviews i know because i have asked repeatedly for one so it will be interesting if she is confirmed to see i mean she's not a political player in washington and that becomes relevant in terms of how much influence she would exert outside the will she have pulled with the white house the way that her predecessor mike pompeo has well mary louise one thing we do know from your reporting i understand she had some involvement in a pretty dark chapter of the history what can you tell us about that yes i mean you're referring to the cia interrogation and detention program that was set up after nine eleven and gina hospital she helped lead it she ran the black site prison in thailand where al qaeda suspect zubeida was waterboarded he was waterboarded eighty three times that is obviously controversial in.

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"gina haspel" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

KOA 850 AM

01:59 min | 2 years ago

"gina haspel" Discussed on KOA 850 AM

"Five seventy madeleine these guys are real estate elevated climate change i guess i haven't made up my mind yet but i do know you can never be sure what our weather's gonna be from one day to the next know what to expect with colorado's news traffic and weather station iheartradio station we newsradio time is one thirty good afternoon i'm susan witkin secretary of state rex tillerson's talking about his firing tillerson says he's focused on an orderly and smooth transition in this tap deputy secretary of state john sullivan to lead the state department until a new secretary is confirmed by the senate the president is nominating cia director mike pompeo as secretary of state tillerson last day will be march thirty first the president has picked gina house bowl to replace pompeo at the cia she's the first woman chosen to run the spy agency and currently serves as the deputy director of the cia governor hickenlooper says he is reluctant to talk about sexual harassment issues involving state senator randy baumgartner and denver mayor michael hancock everybody wants everybody to a pine on everything john always constructive asked about the denver mayor today the governor says what happens next is up to city council and is the baumgartner case the governor says he's found that anytime he tells lawmakers what to do it doesn't go very well british police now investigating the death of another russian exile in london nikolai glushkov was found dead in his home in south london he was a close associated of leading critic of ladimir putin in florida prosecutors say they are seeking the death penalty for nicholas cruise the student charge and the parkland school massacre cruises attorney called the announcement unexpected saying cruise was ready to plead guilty in exchange for a life sentence the dow down one hundred seventy one points right now the s and p five hundred losing eighteen the nasdaq off seventy nine our next news updates at two o'clock i'm susan witkin koa newsradio eight fifty am and ninety four one fm traffic and weather together now here's rick morgan.

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