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Decision means that one of Washington's worst-kept secrets is out.
After a 13 hour filibuster, Brennan is confirmed as the director of the CIA.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator and tea party favorite from Kentucky used an old-style filibuster lasting nearly 13 hours to take control of the chamber and block Senate confirmation of John Brennan's nomination to be CIA director.
Spy veteran, Obama adviser now faces full Senate vote.
Michael Hayden says economic sanctions are only protection from Chinese cyber-threats.
Former FBI agent says Brennan became a Muslim in the 1990s while in Saudi Arabia.
Obama adviser outlines how CIA would be different under his watch.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate hearing on John Brennan's nomination to head the CIA could lay bare some parts of the secret war against al-Qaida: lethal drone strikes from covert bases against even American terror suspects, harsh interrogation methods and long detention of suspects without due process.
Former CIA Director Gen. Michael Hayden said he was 'disturbed' by parts of the movie.
Helms was the only director of central intelligence ever convicted of lying to Congress.