Right Turn: Defense Secretary


Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 02/12/2013

Hagel's complicated ties

Chcuk Hagel's finances and affiliations complicate his nomination.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:23 PM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlantic Council, Chuck Hagel, Defense Secretary, Iran, Israel

Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 01/10/2013

Sequestration, Chuck Hagel and the Democrats

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:33 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense Secretary, defense sequestration

Posted at 05:48 PM ET, 01/03/2013

Qualified defense secretary candidates abound

President Obama has much better defense secretary candidates than Chuck Hagel.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:48 PM ET, 01/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ash Carter, Chuck Hagel, Defense Secretary, Leon Panetta, Michele Fournoy

Posted at 06:14 PM ET, 12/18/2012

Democrats speak out against Hagel as Flournoy's star rises

President Obama may look to a solid pick for Defense secretary that avoids a political minefield and pleases woemn's groups.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  06:14 PM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chuck Hagel, Defense Secretary, Michele Flournoy