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Farmer by genetics, Lawyer by training, currently "vacationing" in Iraq and advising the Iraqi government on border security issues. Before moving to Baghdad, I served in the White House as Deputy Counsel for the Homeland Security Council. I can be reached at opusxryanathotmaildotcom.

Thursday, February 17, 2005

Bush to name Negroponte intelligence chief

Looks like we'll be getting a new Ambassador over here soon:

"President Bush plans to name John Negroponte, the U.S. ambassador to Iraq, as his choice for the newly created post of director of national intelligence, congressional sources said Thursday."