Senate Select Intelligence Committee Confirmation For John Brennan


General public chairs sit empty after the room was cleared because of... News PhotoAdvice,Capitol Hill,Central Intelligence Agency,Congress,Counter-terrorism,Finance,Government,Horizontal,International Landmark,John O. Brennan - CIA Director,Nomination,Nominee,North America,Politics,Protestor,Sitting,Surveillance,The Americas,The Media,USA,United States Senate Select Committee on Intelligence,Washington DC,White House - Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergGeneral public chairs sit empty after the room was cleared because of protestors during a Senate Select Intelligence Committee nomination hearing of John Brennan, nominee for director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and White House chief counterterrorism adviser, top center, in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013. Protesters sought to set the tone at the confirmation hearing of Brennan, President Barack Obama's nominee to lead the CIA, disrupting proceedings today before Brennan even spoke. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images