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Frank Figliuzzi

Frank Figliuzzi is an MSNBC columnist and a national security contributor for NBC News and MSNBC. He was the assistant director for counterintelligence at the FBI, where he served 25 years as a special agent and directed all espionage investigations across the government. He is the author of "The FBI Way: Inside the Bureau's Code of Excellence."

Frank Figliuzzi is an MSNBC columnist and a national security contributor for NBC News and MSNBC. He was the assistant director for counterintelligence at the FBI, where he served 25 years as a special agent and directed all espionage investigations across the government. He is the author of "The FBI Way: Inside the Bureau's Code of Excellence."

Latest from Frank Figliuzzi

4d ago

Trump never cared about Americans. His endless list of indicted influencers proves it.

If all this talk of foreign agents and lying in and around the Trump White House sounds eerily familiar to you, that’s because we’ve seen this before.
5d ago

Judge's first felony Capitol riot sentence hits a Goldilocks-like balance

By arriving at an eight-month sentence for Paul Allard Hodgkins, Judge Randolph Moss managed to be both smart and selective.
18d ago

The Rise of the Moors standoff could've been a lot worse. What about next time?

America has a growing problem with armed extremists itching for a showdown.
34d ago

Why Tucker Carlson is blaming the FBI for the Capitol riot

No, the "unindicted conspirators" in charging documents aren't secret FBI agents.
39d ago

Biden's new domestic terrorism strategy is missing a big piece

At times it's less of a blueprint and more of a composite sketch.
46d ago

How the FBI's most wanted Capitol rioters are being hunted online

It's the latest version of the wanted posted of the Wild West — and it's working.
51d ago

Louis DeJoy had a lot of red flags. The FBI's investigation validates them.

The USPS Board of Governors should stamp the postmaster general “Return to Sender”
66d ago

The Trump criminal probe's heating up. Here's why the Trump children might want to lawyer up.

Depending on what Trump Organization family members have said so far, it may already be too late to avoid legal drama.
69d ago

Why are sound-wave attacks met with silence from American officials?

It's long past time for the director of national intelligence to take the lead and establish a multiagency task force under her command.
77d ago

Police indictments in George Floyd murder case show America's broken cop culture

The horror movie-turned-reality for some rookies in the Minneapolis Police Department came courtesy of their training officer, convicted killer Derek Chauvin.
83d ago

The FBI didn't brief Giuliani about Russian disinformation. That's bad for him.

The FBI reportedly thought briefing Giuliani might impede a criminal investigation.