President Donald Trump, accompanied by CIA Director-designate Rep. Michael Pompeo, left, waits to speak at the Central Intelligence Agency in Langley, Va., Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. (AP/Andrew Harnik)

New CIA Director Mike Pompeo Pledges Crackdown On Whistleblowers

Since President Donald Trump has expressed his fervent support for torture, newly confirmed CIA Director Pompeo’s intensifying efforts to clampdown on leaks is all the more concerning.