• Our Timid Military Leaders

    Our Timid Military Leaders

    This month, President Barack Obama’s defense secretary, Ashton Carter, decreed that there will be 220,000 combat military jobs offered to women — including in Army special operations forces and the Navy SEALs.

  • Obama to nominate Hagel for defense, John Brennan for CIA

    Obama to nominate Hagel for defense, John Brennan for CIA

    Later today, President Obama will nominate former Nebraska senator Chuck Hagel for head of the Defense Department, and Counterterrorism Adviser John Brennan to lead the CIA, according to White House officials.