04.05.2011 [PBS Nightly Business Report] - President Obama's nomination as the new defense secretary, current CIA Director LeonPanetta, is a former congressman who was chair of the House Budget Committee. That brings us to tonight's "Word on the Street" -- defense.
04.05.2011 [msnbc.com] - Defense Secretary Robert Gates, who is retiring once his successor LeonPanetta is confirmed by the Senate, on a trip to Iraq last month. By Tom Curry National affairs writer With Osama bin Laden dead, can America go back to the days before …ism
05.05.2011 [Worldmeets.us] - CIA director LeonPanetta, who Obama has just nominated to be defense secretary, can be described as having the best of both worlds. On April 28, the president nominated Panetta and was barely finished speaking when bin Laden was …, triggering an
04.05.2011 [Gawker] - CIA director LeonPanetta stated that he expected a photo would eventually be released, while Defense Secretary Robert Gates and Secretary of State Hilary Clinton were reportedly opposed. White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said yesterday that
04.05.2011 [Patch.com] - He'll serve under Michael Vickers, an assistant defense secretary under Defense Secretary Robert Gates but eventually LeonPanetta. Mr. Lumpkin assists the [assistant secretary of defense for special operations] in the development of policy regarding
04.05.2011 [Tampabay.com] - David Petraeus as the new CIA director and current CIA chief LeonPanetta as defense secretary. Created shortly after World War II, the CIA originally focused on America's main enemy then — the Soviet Union. When the Soviets invaded Afghanistan in
27.04.2011 [CNN (blog)] - LeonPanetta was a congressman and President Bill Clinton's chief of staff before becoming CIA director. Panetta will be named as a nominee for US defense secretary, CNN has confirmed. Gen. David Petraeus, the top US commander in Afghanistan
02.05.2011 [The Hill (blog)] - As it emerged that Defense Secretary Robert Gates was being replaced by current CIA Director LeonPanetta as part of a wider shake up by President Obama of his entire national security team, questions will be
05.05.2011 [RedState] - The intelligence community, under the leadership of CIA Director LeonPanetta, the military under the leadership of Defense Secretary Robert Gates and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen, coordinated by National Security Advisor
05.05.2011 [Salon] - By JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press AP /Charles Dharapak President Barack Obama stands with outgoing Defense Secretary Robert Gates, left, and Defense Secretary-nominee LeonPanetta, in the East Room of the White House, Thursday.