military budget

  • June 9, 2011  

    For Leon Panetta, the transition from the CIA to the Pentagon has come in the midst of the Afghan war, NATO’s mission in Libya and a battle over impending defense budget cuts. At his confirmation hearing Thursday, senators split over how he would handle challenges including the military budget. Jeffrey Brown reports. Continue reading

  • June 9, 2011  

    With Leon Panetta facing confirmation hearings over his secretary of defense nomination, Jeffrey Brown discusses how Panetta could handle major challenges within the massive defense budget with Gordon Adams, who supervised nation security budgets under President Clinton, and Heritage Foundation research fellow Mackenzie Eaglen. Continue reading