Gina Haspel is headed back to the Senate this week for meetings with still-undecided senators ahead of an expected committee vote Wednesday, as she appears increasingly likely to win confirmation to lead the CIA. Haspel lined up support over the weekend from a second red-state Democrat facing reelection, Sen. Joe Donnelly of Indiana, but she is trying to win public backing from a few more members of the minority party — a necessary step before her camp can breathe easily about confirmation by the full Senate. One swing vote, Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo)., described herself as still undecided ahead of...
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