The us intelligence and that foreign intelligence targets often discuss information concerning us its internal and external intelligence oversight. Welcome to the house armed services committee (hasc) youtube page hasc hearings are streamed live on this page and then available for future viewing for ad. Strengthening congressional oversight of the intelligence community today 33 organizations called on the house of representatives to strengthen its oversight of the intelligence community. Director of national intelligence daniel coats testifies before a senate intelligence committee hearing on capitol hill in washington, dc, us, june 7, 2017.
After presenting evidence that the current system of congressional oversight of intelligence is failing, this article analyzes how the system has been undermined by a toxic combination of problems: the intelligence committees' inherent informational disadvantage in relation to the executive branch. Transforming us intelligence [jennifer e sims, burton gerber] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers the intelligence failures exposed by the events of 9/11 and the missing weapons of mass destruction in iraq have made one thing perfectly clear: change is needed in how the us intelligence community operates. Oversight of canadian surveillance agencies exists, but it's limited how much oversight will there be as csis gets more powers to thwart terror-related activities. O the role of oversight figure 3-3, a functional view: this affords a most useful way to discuss who does what in us intelligence.
Is congressional oversight of the intelligence community effective by edwin t vogt a thesis submitted to johns hopkins university in conformity with the requirements for. We need effective oversight of intelligence programs because intelligence programs cannot be effective without a significant degree of secrecy for intelligence programs, there is some point at which transparency must give way, and beyond that point, effective oversight is the bulwark that keeps the government in check. Deciphering the debate over encryption amy hess, executive assistant director, science and technology branch, federal bureau of investigation, statement before the house committee on energy and commerce, subcommittee on oversight and investigation, washington, dc. Week 7 discussion forum: discuss us intelligence oversight is the process sufficient if not, how should it be changed first to conclude whether a program is effective or not, one must understand its purpose and its foundation. Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online easily share your publications and get them in front of issuu’s millions of monthly readers.
Xem video peter p swire member (former) office of the director of national intelligence-president's review group on intelligence. Read chapter 1 challenges for the intelligence community: the intelligence community (ic) plays an essential role in the national security of the united s. 215 dirksen senate office building chairman hatch, ranking member wyden, and members of the committee, it is an honor to appear before you today to discuss us customs and border protection’s (cbp) role in facilitating international trade and enforcing our nation’s trade laws. House select committee on intelligence chairman rep devin nunes (r-ca) and ranking member rep adam schiff (d-ca) speak with the media about the ongoing russia investigation on capitol hill in washington, dc, us march 15, 2017.
Learn intelligence oversight with free interactive flashcards choose from 18 different sets of intelligence oversight flashcards on quizlet. Given the intelligence and policy failures regarding our national defense and homeland security over the last 15 years, it is more important than ever to re-evaluate what is needed to create meaningful and lasting intelligence oversight. A questionable intelligence activities - intel that may violate us protection laws b special activities - support of foreign policy abroad which the government is not apparent or acknowledged publically. Review and oversight bodies the rand corporation is a nonprofit research organization providing national security, to implications for us intelligence.
The homeland security committee continues to pass bipartisan legislation that seeks to secure america’s borders, protect against cyber attacks, ensure that the us department of homeland security runs efficiently, and shield the homeland from both international and domestic threats the homeland. Join the brennan center for justice for a day-long symposium dedicated to examining these critical and timely issues, where experts, advocates, and former church committee members and staff will discuss existing oversight mechanisms and explore possible paths for reform. Early attempts at oversight from time to time during the early years of the republic, members of congress tried to obtain an accounting of expenditures made from the president's secret intelligence fund as well as to effect oversight of the activities it was used to finance.
Nsa reports to the president's intelligence oversight the seriousness of the iranian threat and to discuss ways us intelligence collection and analysis. Good morning, chairman meehan, ranking member speier, and members of the subcommittee it is my privilege and pleasure to address you today as the assistant director of the federal bureau of investigation’s directorate of intelligence and to demonstrate our organization’s commitment to the timely sharing of intelligence and.
The need to share: the us intelligence community and law enforcement april 2007 serving intelligence professionals and their community a. Drones over the homeland the us intelligence the dhs’s uav program has drawn mounting concern and criticism from the government’s own oversight. Purpose: to examine the potential role for the government and the private sector in addressing challenges presented by artificial intelligence (ai) to consider the merits and costs of the government role in potential solutions to challenges including bias, ethics, global competitiveness, privacy and transparency.