Quoted in The Hill Newspaper, 25 May 2010

“Lawyers, experts say Obama should boost Intelligence director’s power,” by Susan Crabtree, The Hill (5/25/10)

Mark Lowenthal, an intelligence veteran, views Blair’s departure as a wake-up call. “We can’t tinker around the edges anymore,” he said. “I think it’s time for a brutally honest conversation about whether the job is working — not just make marginal fixes and try to muddle through.”