The vote followed another similarly bipartisan vote Wednesday confirming former Sen.
Coats was sworn in by Vice President Mike Pence at the U.S. Capitol. He replaces James Clapper.
Wenger admits that Arsenal 'cannot waste points'
You try to do as well as you can. " I have nothing to say about that anymore ". "I have talked enough about that". To win the FA Cup, though, Arsenal have to get past Manchester City in a tough semifinal at Wembley next month.
The Director of National Intelligence serves as the head of the Intelligence Community, overseeing and directing the implementation of the National Intelligence Program.
The Senate backed key players of President Donald Trump's national security team on Wednesday, confirming his pick for intelligence director and clearing the way for an active-duty Army general to serve as his national security adviser.
State Secretary Tillerson takes only one reporter to Asia
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said today that State Department spending can not continue at the current pace. News outlets such as CNN, New York Times, and Reuters complained regarding the matter.
Burr says he's confident his former Republican colleague will help the intelligence community face a wide range of challenges.
Senators voted 85-12 Wednesday to approve the nomination of Coats, making him the fifth person to hold the post created after the September 11 attacks. The committee's senior Democrat, Sen. "I know that Dan will provide his best advice to the president and give our intelligence professionals the leadership they need and deserve", said Donnelly. But Wyden said he would vote against Coats' confirmation because the intelligence community "has stonewalled" Congress on information it needs to reauthorize the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, including the number of law-abiding USA citizens who have been spied on.
Flynn Was Paid Nearly $60000 By Russian Firms
Defense Intelligence Agency, sat next to Russian President Vladimir Putin during the climax of the televised RT gala. The findings were contained in the community's report about Russia's attempt to influence the USA election.
Trump has butted heads with the intelligence community in the past few months, particularly over claims that his campaign had contact with Russian Federation.