Obama Nominates Hagel For Defense Secretary, Brennan For CIA Chief


US President Barack Obama departs an event in the East Room after... News PhotoBarack Obama,Central Intelligence Agency,Chuck Hagel,East,Event,Government,Horizontal,International Landmark,John O. Brennan - CIA Director,Leaving,Leon E. Panetta,Michael Morell,Politics,President,US President,USA,Washington DC,White House - Washington DCPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPUS President Barack Obama (2nd L) departs an event in the East Room after nominating Chuck Hagel (R) as US Defense Secretary and John Brennan (2nd R) as Director of the Central Intelligence Agency with Acting CIA Director Micheal Morell (L) and current US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta (C) at the White House in Washington, DC, January 7, 2013. AFP Photo/Jim WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)