This fact sheet outlines President Bush's decision to create the new position of National Intelligence Director (NID) and to establish a National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC). The NID will serve as the President's principal intelligence advisor and the head of the intelligence community. The NID's authorities and responsibilities will further enhance the ability of the intelligence community to give the President and his advisors an integrated intelligence product on threats to national security. The NCTC will be responsible for analyzing and integrating foreign and domestic intelligence acquired from all U.S. Government departments and agencies pertaining to terrorism.
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