CIA Director says more agents being sent into field
October 5, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — CIA Director Mike Pompeo on Wednesday outlined his vision for more aggressive intelligence work around the world, saying he's sending more spies to the field and moving decision-making down the chain of command to better protect national security.
Pompeo said he's trying to cut red tape and create a culture at the agency that says: "If you are in a process and you're not adding value, get out of the way."
"This risk of the absence of agility and speed is a price our agency can't afford to pay," he said in a speech at an intelligence conference at George Washington Univer...