Lisa Monaco on US Actions Toward Russia
Former United States Homeland Security and Counter-terrorism Advisor, Lisa Monaco, talks with CNN about the US government's actions taken against Russia, in light of recent events surrounding Russia's involvement in the 2016 presidential election. Monaco discusses the intelligence community, and the approach they took under President Obama against the Russian Government, as well as the effects this could have going forward with the Trump administration.
Former US Homeland Security & Counterterrorism Advisor and CNN Senior National Security Analyst
Lisa O. Monaco currently serves as Distinguished Senior Fellow at New York University Law School and as a Senior Fellow at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. She previously served as Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, where she focused heavily on cyber security and domestic crisis response. As the President’s Homeland Security and Counterterrorism Advisor, she was responsible for advising the President on all aspects of counterterrorism policy and strategy, as well as coordinating homeland security-related activities throughout the Executive Branch.