Obama Taps Hagel, Brennan for Pentagon, CIA

He praises both men at White House event

By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 7, 2013 12:55 PM CST

(Newser) – President Obama officially announced his nominations of Chuck Hagel as secretary of Defense and John Brennan as CIA director today, praising both men for their records of service at a press event in the East Room of the White House. Hagel, Obama said, "knows...   Read full story »


NEWS FROM OUR PARTNERS
Other Sites We Like:   The Street   |   24/7 Wall St.   |   BuzzFeed   |   Cracked   |   World History Project   |   POPSUGAR Tech   |   Business Insider   |   HuffPost Entertainment