No protest of Kerry nomination expected
The opportunities for Republicans that a Kerry nomination opens up may also help to silence any potential opposition to the Massachusetts senator accepting the Cabinet position.
House passage of sequester plan does not change grim outlook
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta yesterday released a first public memo to Defense Department employees to instruct them on how to prepare for sequestration.
Senators blame Congress, not Clinton, during Benghazi hearing
Sen. John Kerry did confirm that Hillary Clinton, who reportedly suffered a concussion earlier this month that precluded her from testifying, will appear before the committee in January.
Military who spoke up against Obama say message was lost amid media barrage
Two military Super PACs were unable ultimately to sway swing states, but they still have funds and are leading efforts on new fronts.
Clinton not under scrutiny for Benghazi errors
The authors of a report slamming State Department actions surrounding the Benghazi murders said they don’t believe Hillary Clinton should be investigated for failures in leadership.
Update: State Department officials resign after damning Benghazi report
An investigation into the devastating attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi reveals that State Department leadership deficiencies and organizational failures contributed to the chaos.
Panetta: Troop pay may be on the table in future budget cuts
Under the 2011 Budget Control Act, Panetta and the military service chiefs carved out $487 billion from planned spending over the next fiscal decade.
Did administration risk national security to help out Hollywood?
It seems that a potential candidate for head of the CIA may find himself facing criminal charges.
Rice withdraws from Secretary of State consideration
For months, Rice has been under fire for her handling of public relations following the Sept. 11 attacks on a U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya that left four Americans dead.
Haley: Stephen Colbert didn’t clear the Senate vetting process
Comedy Central Host Stephen Colbert met his match in Gov. Nikki Haley when she vetted him for Senate and published her findings.