86
      Thursday
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      Friday
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      Saturday
      92 / 74

      Personnel security clearances

      After the attack at the Navy Yard and Edward Snowden's NSA leaks, background checks have been under the microscope. The GAO has been monitoring the quality of the security clearance process for many years, trying to make it more effective.

      Brenda Farrell, director of defense capabilities and management issues for the GAO, discussed how attacks could be prevented with better security clearance protocol with Capital Insider.