In an interesting twist of “affairs of the heart”, an NCIS Special Agent with a TS/SCI security clearance failed to heed U.S. Intelligence and State Department warnings about having a relationship with a potential terrorist and has now found herself in a bit of hot water.
At an event sponsored by INSA and NSI, Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence Sue Gordon estimated that the more than 600,000 clearance backlog would be cut in half by this coming spring. We’ll believe it when we see it.
For clearance holders, having unexplained wealth is a security concern. If you’ve recently come into a tidy sum through inheritance, casino winnings, or even the lottery, here’s how to protect your clearance and your cash.