Senate Intelligence Committee Gave Gina Haspel's Nomination Thumbs-Up
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 () Watch VideoThe Senate Intelligence Committee gave Gina Haspel's nomination for CIA director a big thumbs-up Wednesday. The committee voted 10-5 to move her on to a full Senate floor vote.
In a statement, committee chairman Sen. Richard Burr said, "Gina Haspel is the most qualified person the President could choose to lead...
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