Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence Lays out Top Priorities

Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence Lays out Top Priorities

Monday, 04 March 2019 08:15

Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence Lays out Top Priorities

 

The National Intelligence Strategy provides a roadmap for the United States’ intelligence community to follow for the next four years. Several objectives are included in the strategy, among them are improving integration, innovation and partnerships. Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence Susan Gordon told Government Matters that one of the most important NIS objectives is to improve transparency.

 

“Transparency, that’s a pretty interesting word to put with intelligence. One, [that’s] a conversation with the American people we want to have. We learned after Snowden that that was something we needed to be better at, and if the American people knew what we were doing for them they would be like ‘Oh! I’m glad they’re there.’” Gordon said. “We need to be much clearer about the basis for our assessments.”

 

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