All Posts Tagged With: "Defense Secretary"

Donald Trump Decides On Retired General James Mattis as Defense Secretary

On Thursday, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump announced that he chose retired Marine General James Mattis to be his Secretary of Defense. Mattis has said that responding to today‚Äôs political Islam is the biggest issue of security facing the U.S. today. Trump, during a rally in Ohio, said he was appointing Mad Dog Mattis to be […]

Obama Chooses Ashton Carter for Defense Secretary

President Barack Obama picked Ashton Carter a former official at the Pentagon to be the next Secretary of Defense, said an official from the White House on Friday. The official at the White House said Obama was going to announce that he would nominate Carter during a press conference to be held at 10:00 a.m. […]