The (POGO) Blog
April 17, 2018
A list of questions the Senate needs to ask CIA director nominee Gina Haspel about her role in torture and rendition.
April 4, 2018
By Neil Gordon
A new intelligence agency report found fewer government employees and contractors holding security clearances and a worsening backlog of pending security reviews. But the report omits key data, preventing a deeper dive into the findings.
March 21, 2018
Whistleblower retaliation concerns have even infected the offices that are supposed to be a safe haven for those who report abuse in the Intelligence Community.
Topics: Whistleblower Protections
March 13, 2018
President Trump’s nominee to head the CIA reportedly oversaw one of the agency’s black sites and helped destroy videos of interrogations there.
Topics: Government Accountability
December 12, 2017
Efforts by Congress to reauthorize the controversial warrantless-surveillance authority vary significantly for privacy and whistleblower protections, but the latest is by far the worst.