Obama Nominates Hagel For Defense Secretary, Brennan For CIA Chief


President Barack Obama , U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta ,... News PhotoBarack Obama,Central Intelligence Agency,Chuck Hagel,Counter-terrorism,East Room,Former,Full Length,Government,Greeting,Horizontal,International Landmark,John O. Brennan - CIA Director,Leon E. Panetta,Looking,Michael Morell,Occupation,Politics,Security,Special Forces,US President,USA,Washington DC,White House - Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesWASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 07: U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd L), U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta (4th L), Deputy National Security Advisor for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism John Brennan (3rd L) and former U.S. Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-NE) (R) greet each other as Acting CIA Director Michael Morell (L) looks on at the end of a personnel announcement in the East Room at the White House, on January 7, 2013 in Washington, DC. President Obama has nominated Hagel for the next Secretary of Defense and Brennan to become the new director of the CIA. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)