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Nick Rasmussen quoted in The Washington Post article, “Trump Plans to Nominate Special Forces Veteran to Head Counterterrorism Center Amid Uncertainty About Its Future”

“‘I’m encouraged that the administration is turning to a career national security professional for this job as opposed to picking a career politician or some known ideologue,’ said Nicholas Rasmussen, who led the NCTC from 2014 to 2017. “‘What’s important is whether Chris Miller or any nominee can do what …

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Julie Smith quoted in The Wall Street Journal article, “Trump’s Coronavirus Travel Ban Deepens Tensions With European Allies”

“‘There’s considerable friction between Europe and the United States on many fronts,’ said Julianne Smith, who served as deputy national security adviser to former Vice President Joe Biden, the Democratic front-runner in the race to face Mr. Trump in the November election. “‘One of the things that’s irritating the Europeans …

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Julie Smith quoted in Newsweek article, “Trump’s Coronavirus European Flight Freeze Will Create ‘Grave Uncertainty’ For Americans In EU, Expert Warns”

“‘In some ways Europeans have become accustomed to not being consulted,’ she explained. Nonetheless, she said the European perception has generally been that in a time of real crisis the administration would still look to collaborate with allies. “‘But alas, what we saw last night was the president intent on …

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Lisa Monaco interviewed by Axios

“Live from Washington, D.C., Axios politics and White House editor Margaret Talev hosts a conversation on cybersecurity and the future of tech policy, featuring Sen. Angus King, Rep. Mike Gallagher, Homeland Security CISA Director Christopher Krebs and former Obama Homeland Security adviser Lisa Monaco…” Watch the full interview here: Full …

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