Rational Security: The 'Barr, Portland, Pompeo, Camera, TV' Edition

By Jen Patja Howell
Wednesday, July 29, 2020, 7:36 PM

Attorney General Bill Barr testifies before Congress-about a lot. State and federal officials negotiate how to remove federal forces from Portland amid continuing protests. And Secretary of State Mike Pompeo faces his own day on the Hill after a blistering report on State Department dysfunction.

Tamara flags a list of rising stars in the LGBTQ+ nat sec community.

Shane has a sneak peak at John Brennan's new memoir.

Ben recommends a new book on the Doolittle raid.