Obama Introduces Nominees to Head Dept. Of Defense And CIA


U.S. President Barack Obama, left, listens as his nominee for... News PhotoAdvice,Armed Forces,Barack Obama,Central Intelligence Agency,Counter-terrorism,East Room,Government,Horizontal,International Landmark,John O. Brennan - CIA Director,Listening,Nominee,North America,Politics,Surveillance,Talking,The Americas,The Media,US President,USA,Washington DC,White House - Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergU.S. President Barack Obama, left, listens as his nominee for director of the Central Intelligence Agency, John Brennan, White House chief counterterrorism adviser, speaks during an announcement in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. “Chuck Hagel is the leader that our troops deserve,” Obama said today in an announcement combining his choices of Hagel for the Pentagon and Brennan to head the Central Intelligence Agency. Photographer: Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images