President Obama announces Ashton Carter as his next pick for defense secretary

Earlier today, President Barack Obama announced the nomination of Ashton Carter as his pick for the next defense secretary of the United States. This announcement came only one and a half weeks after Chuck Hagel, former defense secretary,… Read More

Secretary of Defense - Charles Timothy "Chuck" Hagel

US defense secretary Chuck Hagel resigns

After less than two years on the job, United States defense secretary Chuck Hagel has submitted his formal resignation. According to BBC News, Hagel will stay on as the defense secretary until a proper replacement has been found…. Read More