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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
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
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
Military should review transgender restrictions, Hagel says

...The prohibition on transgender individuals serving in the U.S. military "continually should be reviewed," Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Sunday.Hagel did not indicate whether he believes the policy should be overturned. However...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-11/military-should-review-t
A world made more dangerous

...ameen." Exactly whose side is this man on?So why move to get Bergdahl now? The story being trotted around by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is that our government had to act quickly to secure Bergdahl's release because his "health was deteriorating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-03/world-made-more-dange
Bergdahl scheduled to arrive in Texas on Friday

...Congress that four of the five Taliban officials will likely rejoin the fight.In congressional testimony Wednesday, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called the former Taliban government officials "enemy belligerents" but said they hadn't been implicated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-12/bergdahl-scheduled-arrive-te