Midmorning Hour 2 for July 16, 2009
Jul 16, 2009 CIA Central Intelligence Agency Guests Pamela Hess: reports on national security issues for the Associated Press. John Radsan: Director of the National Security Forum at William Mitchell College of Law. He was assistant general counsel at the CIA from 2002 - 2004. Richard Russell: Professor of National Security Affairs at the National Defense University's Near East and South Asia Center for Strategic Studies and a former political and military analyst for the CIA. He is the author of "Sharpening Strategic Intelligence: Why the CIA Gets it Wrong and What Needs to Be Done to Get It Right."
A secret CIA program to kill Al Qaeda leaders, revealed last week by CIA chief Leon Panetta, is likely to spur a Congressional investigation. Midmorning examines the relationship between Congress and the CIA.