21.04.2011 [Politico] - AP Photo Close By JOSH GERSTEIN | 4/21/11 4:34 AM EDT It's a measure of CIA Director LeonPanetta's status as the consummate Washington insider that, virtually overnight, it became accepted wisdom that he will be President Barack Obama's next secretary
05.05.2011 [PRLog.Org (press release)] - And, as we learned in President Obama's speech, he gave CIA Chief LeonPanetta marching orders in early 2009 to make his 'top priority' to kill or capture Osama bin Laden.” Granger believes this proves the President never intended to close Gitmo.
04.05.2011 [Politico] - Obama had trouble deciding what to do because Valerie Jarrett kept overruling and interrupting Hillary Clinton, LeonPanetta, General Petraeus. She kept telling Obama "No you can't do that" when each scenario was presented to Obama.
05.05.2011 [National Journal] - The ranking Republican on the Senate Intelligence Committee, Saxby Chambliss, on Thursday questioned the Obama administration's account of the Osama bin Laden raid, saying that CIA Director LeonPanetta gave him details on Sunday night
05.05.2011 [fwdailynews.com] - Obama explained, “Shortly after taking office, I directed LeonPanetta, the director of the CIA, to make the killing or capture of bin Laden the top priority of our war against al-Qaida.” It was a stunning and adroit turn of events that brought
03.05.2011 [San Francisco Chronicle] - When I interviewed LeonPanetta the day after Barack Obama was elected president in 2008, he said the new commander in chief's No. 1 priority should be "a five-year budget that sets the country on a course to fiscal discipline, that shows the country
05.05.2011 [Salon] - CIA director LeonPanetta has done his best to discourage them. He claims that there was a 20- to 25-minute blackout after the SEALs' initial "approach" to bin Laden's compound, which would rule out the possibility of Obama's having seen the death of