General Jim Mattis is a fine choice for secretary of defense. He obviously has great leadership abilities, and everyone he will deal with in the job knows and respects his integrity. Both John McCain and Leon Panetta, two men who have never been reluctant to criticize when they felt it was called for, have strongly supported Mattis. Show More Summary
Russian President Vladimir Putin's main interest is restoration of the Soviet Union, former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta said Thursday. "Let's not kid anybody," said Panetta, who also served as CIA director and White House chief of staff. Show More Summary
A senior intelligence official has settled with the federal government after he alleged that he was punished for disclosing that the Pentagon’s watchdog had shielded former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta … Click to Continue »
Met appeals to Amber Rudd after judge said he did not have authority to ban ‘high-profile’ woman from entering country Scotland Yard is urging the home secretary, Amber Rudd, to intervene in the case of woman from Sierra Leone who carries out female genital mutilation and is said to be seeking entry into the UK. Show More Summary
Former CIA Director and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta weighs in on Donald Trump’s remarks about his intelligence briefing and Vladimir Putin, and on Hillary...
US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta has warned of cyber attacks that target critical infrastructure since October 2012. The country is vulnerable to foreign computer hackers who are capable of dismantling a power grid, transport system, financial and government networks. Show More Summary
I just want to add a couple of points to Ian’s excellent post from Monday on former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta’s call for Americans – including “the candidates – to “move on” from his pal Hillary Clinton’s email debacle and instead...Show More Summary
For the “Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain!” file: Clinton supporter and former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta called on the public to “move on” from Hillary Clinton’s emails and instead focus on the “real issues.” “It’s...Show More Summary
Martha Raddatz, who was hosting ABC's This Week this morning, had a chance to score a major scoop but she blew it by failing to ask a very obvious followup question to former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta. You can see the original question...Show More Summary
(1) The Bernie folks booed Leon Panetta, President Obama's former Defense Secretary and CIA director. Too serious about killing terrorists...
Former Secretary of Defense and director of Central Intelligence Leon Panetta on Wednesday made what was so far one of the most compelling cases for why Donald Trump is unfit to lead U.S. forces at home and abroad as commander in chief. But...Show More Summary
Former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta reinforced Hillary Clinton's position as a warmonger in his speech at the Democratic National Convention tonight. Amid various jabs at Donald Trump, Panetta exclaimed the danger of "withdrawal"...Show More Summary
Bernie Protesters interrupted Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta during his speech in the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia. So much... The post Breaking=> Bernie Supporters Interrupt Leon Panetta Speech at DNC Convention (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
PHILADELPHIA—“In my over 50 years of public life,” said former Defense Secretary and CIA Director Leon Panetta, “this is the screwiest damn election I have ever seen.” Panetta was speaking at a foreign policy event Wednesday afternoon on the University of Pennsylvania campus with, essentially, the rest of the Democratic foreign policy establishment. Show More Summary
HILLARY CRONY LEON PANETTA: DONALD TRUMP “TRULY NOT QUALIFIED TO BE PRESIDENT OF UNITED STATES.” Panetta served (disastrously) as Secretary of Defense for a former rookie senator with excellent trouser creases who was previously a failed community organizer.
The much anticipated Benghazi Select Committee report released early Tuesday morning reveals former Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta order...
Several years ago former defense secretary Leon Panetta warned about the growing threat of cyber attacks. As we wade deeper and deeper into the increasingly Connected Society in which the Internet is a backbone of commerce and transactions as well as communications and streamed entertainment, the dark side is we [...]
Former defense secretary Leon Panetta said Friday that he regularly talks to officials around the world who are repulsed by “deeply reckless” rhetoric on national security from Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump and his rival Ted Cruz. Show More Summary
When former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta announced drone operators would receive new Distinguished Warfare Medals he couldn’t have predicted the backlash. The reviled “Nintendo medal” was designed to honor drone operators, who — despite being far removed from the physical risks of war — were nonetheless directly involved in combat. The Nintendo...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee looking into the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya is interviewing former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta as the investigation shifts its focus from the State Department to the Defense Department and CIA.