Battle for Intel Job:

Although he was critical of the 9-11 Commission’s recommendation of an intelligence czar, Pentagon watchers say Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld is now pushing Under Secretary of Defense Steve Cambone for the job Congress is expected to create when it finally passes legislation enacting the commission’s recommendations. Some CIA watchers say Cambone does not have good rapport with the intelligence community and point to White House Homeland Security Director Fran Townsend as a better candidate for the job.