DNI Announces the Release of Additional Documents Related to Collection Activities Authorized by President George W. Bush Shortly After the Attacks of Sept. 11
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Yesterday, the Director of National Intelligence announced the release of additional documents related to the intelligence-gathering activities...
DNI Clapper Statement on the Announced Retirement of David Shedd, DIA Deputy Director
Thursday, May 01, 2014
David Shedd, deputy director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, announced his plans to retire after more than 30 years of dedicated and honorable service to our nation.
Statement by DNI Clapper on Lt. Gen. Flynn's Retirement Announcement
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn, director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, announced today his plans to retire after more than 30 years of honorable service to our nation.
DOJ and the ODNI Announce the Publication of Additional FISC Filings, Opinions and Orders Regarding Collection Under Section 501 of the FISA
Friday, April 25, 2014
On January 3, 2014, the Director of National Intelligence declassified and disclosed publically that the U.S. government had filed an application with the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court seeking renewal of the authority to collect telephony metadata in bulk, and that the FISC renewed that authority.
Joint Statement by Attorney General Eric Holder and Director of National Intelligence James Clapper on the Declassification of Renewal of Collection Under Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act (50 U.S.C. Sec. 1861)
Friday, March 28, 2014
Earlier this year in a speech at the Department of Justice, President Obama announced a transition that would end the Section 215 bulk telephony metadata program as it existed, and that the government would establish a mechanism that preserves the capabilities we need without the government holding this bulk data.