06.29.17

Senate Intel Chairman Burr on President Trump’s Intent to Nominate Susan Gordon to be Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence

WASHINGTON – Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-NC) today made the following statement on President Trump’s announced intent to nominate Susan M. Gordon to be Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence: 

“I know Sue well, and I am pleased that the President is nominating her to this crucial post.  She has a wealth of experience and will provide valued support and counsel to Director Coats and her unmatched expertise on cyber issues will help the DNI lead our Intelligence Community’s efforts to collect on, and protect against, the growing number of threats to our nation.  She is an excellent choice and I look forward to supporting her nomination.”