REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque - Acting Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy testifies before a House Judiciary Committee hearing on "Oversight of the United States Secret Service"? on Capitol Hill in Washington November 19, 2014. Clancy came out of retirement after Director Julia Pierson resigned following a high profile security lapse at the White House

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The Secret Service: What's next for the new director

February 28, 2015, Jason Barnosky

Amid the recent clamor over the potential shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security, the president made a surprise appointment of Joseph Clancy, a 27-year veteran of the Secret Service, to lead the protective agency. In this post, Jason Barnosky looks at the challenges and opportunities Clancy will face in trying to overhaul the Secret Service. 

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