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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
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
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
Why are we in trouble?

...Sunday mornings.Now my reason: When President George W. Bush, with the help of Vice President Dick Cheney and Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, waged a war, invading the sovereign country Iraq, they went against all the teachings of the Prince...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-20/why-are-we-trouble
Tim Howard's impressive performance in US loss didn't go unnoticed by fans

...listing the star goalie as incumbent "Secretary of Defense of the United States of America." Later, the real defense secretary, Chuck Hagel, called Howard with congratulations and a team invite to the Pentagon.A photo from Howard's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-02/tim-howards-impressi
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