(Some trivia: Cass Sunstein named below is the husband of UN Ambassador Samantha Power.)
Former U.S. officials to be named to surveillance panel
By Andrea Peterson and Scott Wilson, Thursday, August 22, 6:29 PM E-mail the writer
President Obama is preparing to name four former senior American officials — including three who worked in his administration — to the review board he announced earlier this month to examine U.S. surveillance policies.
The board members will include former CIA deputy director Michael Morell, onetime economic policy adviser Peter Swire, Obama’s former “regulatory czar” Cass Sunstein, and Richard A. Clarke, a National Security Council staff member in previous Republican and Democratic administrations, according to a U.S. official familiar with the selections….CLICK HERE TO READ ALL