President Trump tweeted that he would nominate U.S. Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Heath) to become the next Director of National Intelligence following Dan Coats’s August 15 departure. Ratcliffe’s nomination requires U.S. Senate confirmation. Trump would name an acting director who will serve in the meantime.

U.S. Rep. John Ratcliffe

U.S. Rep. John Ratcliffe

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