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Decision disgraceful

...birth-mother-to-be.I know that I am putting a target on my back, but, I have seen worse maladies than this. Former Defense Secretary Robert S. McNamara, filthy-mouthed hippies and students tried to destroy our way of life in the 1960s. Some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-01-16/decision-disgraceful
Hagel out as defense chief

WASHINGTON - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down under pressure from President Barack...in Iraq. After Obama nominated him to succeed Leon Panetta as Defense Secretary in his second term, Hagel struggled through a disastrous confirmation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-24/hegal-out-defense-chief
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
His name is Peter

...the killing as ISIS' latest "act of pure evil," referred to Kassig by his adopted name, "Abdul-Rahman." Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's statement called him "Abdul-Rahman a.k.a. Peter Kassig."Many major media outlets followed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-18/his-name-peter
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
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
Gunman kills 3, wounds 16 at Ft. Hood

...man opened fire at the Washington Navy Yard, leaving 13 people dead, including the gunman. After that shooting, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel ordered the Pentagon to review security at all U.S. defense installations worldwide and examine the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-03/gunman-kills-3-wounds-16-ft-
Soldier found guilty of rape, sodomy

...said reports of sexual assaults by members of the military jumped by an unprecedented 50 percent last year, in what Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel declared a "clear threat" to both male and female service members' lives and well-being.Overall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-08/soldier-found-guilty-rape-so