Bridget Kelly, the New Jersey governor’s former deputy chief of staff, and Bill Baroni, a former Christie appointee to the Port Authority, had originally been ordered to stand trial in July.
Vice Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral James Winnefeld said that the United States military is shifting its focus from ballistic missile defense to defending the US homeland against cruise missile attacks.
May 19 (Reuters) - A New Jersey federal judge has set a Nov. 16 trial date for Governor Chris Christie's former aide and an ex-ally in the "Bridgegate" scandal. Christie's former deputy chief of staff Bridget Kelly, as well as Bill Baroni,...Show More Summary
Countering the threat of a Russia’s intercontinental ballistic missiles is too hard and too costly for the United States, Vice Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral James Winnefeld stated on Tuesday.
Lona Nallengara, a veteran of the agency and the S.E.C. chairwoman’s chief of staff, often played the role of Ms. White’s ambassador.
A top political adviser to Jeb Bush is meeting privately with chiefs of staff to members of Congress Tuesday as the former Florida governor prepares to compete with several U.S. senators for the Republican presidential nomination.
The New York Post ran an op-ed pushing falsehoods and reckless speculation to attack Cheryl D. Mills, the former counselor and chief of staff to Hillary Clinton during her time at the State Department, in order to accuse her of having...Show More Summary
Trailblazer Rivka Ravitz is the Israeli president’s Chief of Staff and mother of 11 children.
North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani has said of his job in the past that he spends just about one third of his time on “the mechanical running of the university.” He spends the rest of his time “talking about and representing the school – up to and including fundraising,” according to a 2013 profile...
The head of Burundi's army said on Thursday that an attempted coup had failed and forces loyal to President Pierre Nkurunziza were in control. Army Chief of Staff General Prime Niyongabo's announcement came a day after another general said he had sacked Nkurunziza for seeking an unconstitutional third term in office. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama created surprise by nominating General Joseph Dunford as Chief of the combined armed forces, replacing General Martin Dempsey. He also nominated General Paul Selva as assistant chief of staff.. Dunford is a general from the Marine Infantry (the « Marines »), whose career has been particularly brilliant. Show More Summary
Chief Tango sends us a link to the Washington Post which reports the announcement that General Mark A. Milley has been nominated to be the Army Chief of Staff. Also, John M. Richardson will be the new Chief of Naval Operations. They will replace Army Gen. Raymond T. Odierno and Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert, whose […]
There was an illuminating exchange at a Defense Department briefing with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey: Q: … Iranian activities in and around the Gulf, taking these Marshall flag ships, required sending a U.S. aircraft carrier, required escorts. Those have now stopped. This was the activity of the Revolutionary Guard, […]
The deputy chief of staff of the Iranian armed forces warned on Tuesday that Iran would retaliate in force against any country, which attacks an Iranian ship heading to Yemen with humanitarian aid cargo on board.
The Royal Netherlands Air Force’s Pilots will train in Italy on Alenia Aermacchi’s jets in service with the Italian Air Force, thanks to the agreement that has been signed by the Chiefs of Staff of the two Air Forces in […]
Ezra Levant reports for TheRebel.media that Brian Topp is new Alberta premier Rachel Notley’s pick for Chief of Staff. Levant calls Topp “a bit of an NDP mercenary.” Most recently, he ran Adrian Dix’s failed “no pipelines” campaign in BC. That’s in line with his personal philosophy, as you’ll see from this video. Is an […]
Former Chief of Staff to House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul and Senior Campaign Strategist Joining LEVICK’s Rapidly-Expanding Team LEVICK continues its rapid expansion into issue campaigns and public affairsShow More Summary
The Department of Defense has always taken the art, or science, of nicknaming its military operations — whether combat or humanitarian — seriously. In 1975, the Joint Chiefs of Staff even established a computer system to “fully automate the maintenance and reconciliation of nicknames, code words, and exercise terms” — the science. More recently the [...]Show More Summary
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has come out in defense of her staff, denying media reports that her administration lied about plans to reach a "no-spying" agreement with the United States.
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel defended her present and past chiefs of staff on Monday against criticism that they lied to the public about the prospects of a "no-spy agreement" with the United States.