Robert Gates

Type: Person
Name: Robert Gates (Robert Michael Gates)
Title: Secretary of Defense
Organization: Texas A&M University
Date of Birth: 1943-09-23
Place of Birth: Wichita, Kansas
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Robert Gates
First reported 19 mins ago - Updated 19 mins ago - 1 reports

Obama's Loose Lips

The World War Two-era motto “Loose lips sink ships” was meant to save lives and prevent harm to America. It is also an admonition that Barack Obama, Commander-in-Chief, has been wilfully contravening for years when it comes to America’s overseas oppo ... [Published American Thinker - 19 mins ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Ellsberg Sees Vietnam-Like Risks in ISIS War

Daniel Ellsberg, the former Defense Department official who leaked the Pentagon Papers exposing the Vietnam War lies, is alarmed at the many parallels between Vietnam and President Obama’s new military campaign against ISIS in Iraq and Syria, as Barbara ... [Published Consortium News - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

How to Halt the Slide towards a Hollow U.S. Military

Here is a prediction: The defense budget will get a cash Band-Aid in 2016.Washington may be about to experience one of those rare moments when smart politics coincides with smart policies. Instead of wringing its hands over surviving under “austerity” ... [Published National Interest - 8 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

How to Wage a Better (Information) War Against Terrorism

Defeating ISIS “requires the application of all the tools of national power–diplomatic, economic, information, military,” stated Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, at a Pentagon news conference on Aug. 21.For Rick Stengel , who took ... [Published Heritage Foundation - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 3 reports

US adds Harakat-ul-Mujahideen's emir to terrorism list

Fazle-ur-Rahman Khalil, the longtime emir of the Pakistan-based Harakat-ul-Mujahideen that was listed as a Foreign Terrorist Organization in 1997, was finally added to the US list of Specially Designated Global Terrorists. Khalil signed Osama bin Laden's ... [Published The Long War Journal - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Ugly Senate fight could await Obama's attorney general nominee

Holder's replacement could be met with fierce, but futile, opposition. (Getty images/T.J....President Obama has a pretty obvious deadline for nominating a successor to departing Attorney General Eric Holder. If Democrats lose control of the Senate in ... [Published Washington Examiner - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Uber To Hire 50,000 Military Members And Veterans

Th Uber Technologies Inc. car service application (app) is demonstrated for a photograph on an Apple Inc. iPhone in New York, U.S., on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014. For San Francisco-based Uber Technologies Inc. which recently raised $1.2 billion of investors' ... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Biden’s New National Security Advisor Scrutinized Over Policy on Israel, Iran

Kahl previously served as the top civilian Pentagon Middle East advisor for former defense secretaries Robert Gates and Leon Panetta from 2009-2011. In 2012, he was reportedly responsible for removing language from the Democratic Party platform that stated, ... [Published Algemeiner.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Boehner: US May ‘Have No Choice’ About Boots on the Ground in Syria and Iraq

President Obama has repeatedly stated that U.S. combat forces will not be used against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria terrorists. (Photo: U.S. Central Command)(CNSNews.com) – House Speaker John Boehner said Sunday the U.S. may ultimately “have no choice” ... [Published CNS News - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Will Obama force a nomination fight for new AG in lame duck session?

The ideal situation for Republicans would be for President Obama to nominate a candidate to replace Eric Holder as attorney general sometime after the election with a vote coming when the Congress reconvenes - hopefully with a GOP Senate majority - in ... [Published American Thinker - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 5 reports

Ted Cruz's A.G. fight already misguided

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) does not believe in wasting time. Less than 24 hours have passed since Attorney General Eric Holder announced he’s stepping down, and at this point, no one seems to have any idea when the White House will announce a successor or ... [Published MSNBC - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

PNC will use its influence to ensure Gates doesn’t get justice

ON August 13th, I responded to a letter that was published by Kaieteur News on August 11th, 2014 captioned: ‘Who is Robert Gates’, written by an unknown writer with a political agenda who sought to attack Robert Gates who gave testimony at the Walter ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Sep 25 2014]

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Obama's Loose Lips [Published American Thinker - 19 mins ago]
Ellsberg Sees Vietnam-Like Risks in ISIS War [Published Consortium News - 8 hours ago]
How to Halt the Slide towards a Hollow U.S. Mil... [Published National Interest - 8 hours ago]
How to Wage a Better (Information) War Against ... [Published Heritage Foundation - 8 hours ago]
The Reves Center celebrates 25 years of global ... [Published Noodls - 19 hours ago]
De Blasio’s defense of Sharpton aide proves who... [Published New York Post - 23 hours ago]
Critics were right about Obama’s incompetence [Published New Pittsburgh Courier - Oct 01 2014]
US adds Harakat-ul-Mujahideen's emir to terrori... [Published The Long War Journal - Sep 30 2014]
Will Republicans Bring Back the Filibuster? [Published Bloomberg View - Sep 30 2014]
US adds Harakat-ul-Mujahideen's emir to terrori... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - Sep 30 2014]
US adds Harakat-ul-Mujahideen’s emir to terrori... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Sep 30 2014]
Boy Scouts Targets Millennial Parents in New Ca... [Published Advertising Age - Sep 30 2014]
Airstrike Agreement Keeps US Air Controllers Aw... [Published Military.com - Sep 30 2014]
End of an icon: the rise and fall of the Humvee [Published Army Technology - Sep 30 2014]
Shifting U.S. response to Islamic State doesn’t... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - Sep 30 2014]
Ugly Senate fight could await Obama's attorney ... [Published Washington Examiner - Sep 29 2014]
Uber To Hire 50,000 Military Members And Veterans [Published Huffington Post - Sep 29 2014]
Biden’s New National Security Advisor Scrutiniz... [Published Algemeiner.com - Sep 29 2014]
Leahy Urges Obama To Name New Attorney General ... [Published Vermont Public Radio - Sep 29 2014]
The politics of replacing attorney general [Published MSNBC - Sep 29 2014]
Wonkbook: The challenges of finding Eric Holder... [Published Ezra Klein - Sep 29 2014]
Abe's Reform Agenda For 63 Day Special Japanese... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 29 2014]
Boehner: US May ‘Have No Choice’ About Boots on... [Published CNS News - Sep 29 2014]
[Column] America on the Attack [Published Hani.co.kr - Sep 29 2014]
Iran Nuclear Dispute: A Battle of Narratives [Published Fars News Agency - Sep 28 2014]
Will Obama force a nomination fight for new AG ... [Published American Thinker - Sep 28 2014]
10 similarities between Barack Obama and Narend... [Published Hindustan Times - Sep 27 2014]
Why 'No Boots On The Ground' Isn't Reassuring [Published Hartford Courant - Sep 27 2014]
WH hints at replacing Holder in lame duck [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 27 2014]
HUFFPOST HILL - Old Europe Finally Down With Co... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 26 2014]
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US adds Harakat-ul-Mujahideen's emir to terrori... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - Sep 30 2014]
Fazle-ur-Rahman Khalil, the longtime emir of the Pakistan-based Harakat-ul-Mujahideen that was listed as a Foreign Terrorist Organization in 1997, was finally added to the US list of Specially Designated Global Terrorists. Khalil signed Osama bin Laden's ...
US adds Harakat-ul-Mujahideen’s emir to terrori... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Sep 30 2014]
Fazle-ur-Rahman Khalil, the longtime emir of the Pakistan-based Harakat-ul-Mujahideen that was listed as a Foreign Terrorist Organization in 1997, was finally added to the US list of Specially Designated Global Terrorists. Khalil signed Osama bin Laden's ...
Wonkbook: The challenges of finding Eric Holder... [Published Ezra Klein - Sep 29 2014]
Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara ( @pkollipara ). To subscribe by e-mail, click  here . Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click  here . Follow ...
Making Up For Lost Time: US Drops 'A Month Of B... [Published Zero Hedge - Sep 24 2014]
Never one to miss out on some heavy "shock and awe", Bloomberg reports that the U.S. dropped almost as many bombs and missiles on Islamic State positions in Syria in its first night of airstrikes there as it did in the first month of attacks on the ...
Is Obama’s bombing campaign a side show? [Published Power Line - Sep 24 2014]
(Paul Mirengoff) President Obama should be commended for yesterday’s air attacks against ISIS. In addition, his decision to bomb the jidhadist Khorasan group, which is believed to be plotting attacks against the West, is praiseworthy. As to this affiliate ...
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FCGD Holds Corporate Meeting at New Facilities [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Sep 05 2014]
Former Secretary of Defense Dr. Robert M. Gates... [Published Financial Services - May 22 2014]
Robert Gates and Leon Panetta ask Congress to P... [Published PR Newswire - Feb 03 2014]
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