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David Shedd

David Shedd
David R. Shedd served over 30 years in various intelligence and national security positions, most recently as the Acting Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency. He is currently a Visiting Distinguished Fellow with the Heritage Foundation.
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In Defense Of The ISIS Intelligence Whistleblowers

The entire profession is nervous about allegations that could mean top brass at a combatant command violated the sacrosanct professional code of intelligence.

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Intelligence Reform 2.0

Here are six ways to make sure America’s leaders and troops get the intel they need.