Tag: central intelligence agency


Marco Rubio Presses Intelligence, Security Chiefs on the Origins of COVID-19 Virus

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., the vice-chairman of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, questioned Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director William Burns and National Security Agency (NSA) Director-General Paul Nakasone on the origins and true source of the COVID-19 virus.

Marco Rubio Brings Back the Air America Act

Over the summer, Rubio introduced the “Air America Act” with more than a dozen cosponsors. Rubio brought it back this year with more than 25 co-sponsors. U.S. Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., is the main cosponsor.

Marco Rubio Weighs In On What Next CIA Director Faces

This week, the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence convened an open hearing for Ambassador William Burns, the nominee to be the director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

Florida Senators Back Avril Haines to Serve as Director of National Intelligence

Florida’s two Republicans in the U.S. Senate--Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--joined the overwhelming majority of their colleagues in confirming President Joe Biden’s choice of Avril Haines to serve as Director of National Intelligence (DNI)

Florida Republican Congressman Compares Iran to Schoolyard Bully

This week, U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla. the first Green Beret to serve in Congress and who served as an aide to then-Vice President Dick Cheney, weighed in on continued tensions with Iran.

DeSantis Taps Ron Bergeron, Chauncey Goss for South Florida Water Management District Board

Earlier this month, DeSantis asked for the resignation of all members of the South Florida Water Management District Board.