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A whistle blown too late

...politics who previously served in the Clinton administration. He was Obama's CIA chief from 2009 to 2011 and his defense secretary from 2011 to 2013.But he, like the others, sat on their behind-the-curtain tales until it was too late. Then they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-11/whistle-blown-too-lat
Pentagon: US, partners begin airstrikes in Syria

...campaign, because that's simply not how ISIL is organized, but it will be a persistent and sustainable campaign."Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said that the plan "includes targeted actions against ISIL safe havens in Syria, including its command...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-09-22/pentagon-us-partners-begin-ai
Decades later, Vietnam soldiers get Medal of Honor

...valor, you made us proud, and your service is with us for eternity," Obama told the audience, which included Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel ? himself a Vietnam veteran ? and others who received the Medal of Honor after coming home from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-15/decades-later-vietnam-so
ISIS crisis seems lost on this president

...as sophisticated and well-funded as any group that we have seen; ... beyond anything we've seen ..."? Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, on the gathering threat of terror group ISIS "We don't have a strategy yet."? Barack Obama...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-30/isis-crisis-seems-los
Afghan soldier kills US general, wounds 15 others

...attacks declined sharply last year.The White House said President Obama was briefed on the shooting. Obama and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel both spoke with Gen. Joseph Dunford, the top U.S. general in Kabul, who said a joint U.S...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-05/afghan-soldier-kills-us-
Jim Brady dies: Reagan aide, gun control advocate

...Development, as special assistant to the director of the Office of Management and Budget, and as an assistant to the defense secretary.He was divorced from the former Sue Beh when, in 1973, he courted Sarah Jane Kemp, the daughter of an FBI agent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-04/jim-brady-dies-reagan-ai
Fog of crisis descends

...nation's capital. It is time to start the cleansing by welcoming Obama, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid ? all guilty of atrocious acts against America...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-17/fog-crisis-descends
Shinseki exits -- now what?

...Mooney, the assistant VA secretary for congressional and legislative affairs.As the scandal widened this week, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called for a "comprehensive review" of the U.S. military's health-care system."The department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-05-31/shinseki-exits-now-wh
Catastrophes here, abroad

...what that clown in North Korea will do.The Associated Press reported that Russia's defense chief assured U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel that Russia would not invade Ukraine. This call probably was made after our president bloviated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-05-06/catastrophes-here-abroad
Lies come from both sides

...Benghazi one. President George H.W. Bush granted pardons to six Reagan administration officials, including former Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger, effectively ending the investigation. We all believed that lie.Secretary of State Colin Powell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-17/lies-come-both-sides