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 Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Woman Who Gave Drugs to Driver in Fatal Bike Crash Sentenced to Jail

The woman who gave the painkiller fentanyl to a teenager who later crashed into a group of bicycle riders last fall was sentenced to jail.By Robert GatesA New Hampshire woman accused of giving a drug to a teen before she struck and killed a Danvers woman ... [Published Danvers Patch - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Two Brightest Planets Visible Together in Morning Sky This Week

Venus and Jupiter will be visible on the east-northeast horizon in the early morning hours for the only time in the next two years.By Robert Gates (Patch Staff)The two brightest planets in the sky will be visible together just before dawn this week, coming ... [Published Medfield Patch - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Can US get beyond war and deterrence? Elbridge Colby says no.

At the 2014 U.S. Strategic Command Deterrence Symposium, Robert M. Gates Fellow Elbridge Colby presented during its second panel, "Mutually Assured Stability (MAS) vs. Mutually Assured Destruction (MAD): Transforming Geopolitical Relationships in a Regional ... [Published Center for a New American Security - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

The Crazy Quilt Of US Mideast Policy – OpEd

By Arshad M KhanThe march of ISIS in Iraq threatens to unravel President Obama’s policy in the region, and his hoped for claim to have extricated US combat troops by the end of his term.Everyone is against ISIS: the US, the UK and EU countries, Russia, ... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Russia, China Could Gain Battlefield Tech Edge Due to U.S. Military Cuts

“A decade of war is now ending,” United States President Barack Obama said in his second inaugural address in January 2013. Even though tensions in Iraq, Gaza, Ukraine and the South China Sea have intensified since then, proving that the era of war is ... [Published Philadelphia Trumpet - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

David Ignatius: Mulling a Ukraine policy

ASPEN, Colo. -- At the public kickoff of a discussion here about U.S. policy toward Russia and Ukraine, former Defense Secretary Robert Gates joked that his favorite definition of diplomacy was "petting a dog and saying 'nice doggie' until you can find ... [Published Winston-Salem Journal - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

In review: 2013-14, from close to controversy

Each year, The Flat Hat covers a variety of events, trends and other happenings throughout campus, Williamsburg and the wider community. Below is a recap of the important events of last year — listed in no particular order — alongside ongoing stories ... [Published William and Mary University Flat Hat - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Hard Choices; HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton

Hard Choices is more a manifesto than a memoir. It is best understood as Clinton’s attempt to position herself for the intense political battles she will likely face in the next few years as the front-runner for the Democratic nomination for president ... [Published Foreign Affairs - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 2 reports

From Growin Pains to a lifelong friendship

If Bob Hope were still alive, he’d likely be one of the first in line to attend Ret. Air Force Col. Robert Gates’ funeral on Wednesday.Gates, who died Saturday at 95 years old, first met Hope in 1942 when he was the co-pilot of a transport plane tapped ... [Published Northwest Florida Daily News - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 2 reports

US: First out Eagle Scout turns 18, calls on BSA to accept gay adult members

The first gay Eagle Scout has used his 18th birthday to issue a message to the Boy Scouts of America (BSA), asking for the organisation to start welcoming gay adult members.Pascal Tessier turned 18 yesterday, 5 August. The current ban on adult members ... [Published Pink News - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 5 reports

First Openly Gay Boy Scout Calls For End Of Ban On Homosexuals

The Boy Scouts of America have had an embattled relationship with gays across the country pertaining to their ban on adult homosexual members.  Last year, the issue became more complex when Pascal Tessier came out: because he was not technically an adult ... [Published The Backlot - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

Gates: McRaven a "Great Appointment" for UT

As Admiral William H. McRaven prepares to become the next chancellor of the University of Texas System after three years as the commander of U.S. Special Operations Command, few can understand his situation as well as Robert Gates.Gates previously served ... [Published The Texas Tribune - Jul 30 2014]

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Can the U.S. afford another $3 trillion war? [Published WDSU New Orleans - 5 hours ago]
Ex-Pentagon Management Chief Isn't Worried By S... [Published Government Executive - 18 hours ago]
Market Basket Deal In the Works, Patrick Says A... [Published Belmont Patch - Aug 26 2014]
Woman Who Gave Drugs to Driver in Fatal Bike Cr... [Published Danvers Patch - Aug 26 2014]
Two Brightest Planets Visible Together in Morni... [Published Medfield Patch - Aug 26 2014]
Summer of 2014 Could Be First in a Decade Witho... [Published Reading Patch - Aug 26 2014]
Can US get beyond war and deterrence? Elbridge ... [Published Center for a New American Security - Aug 26 2014]
The Pentagon’s Strategy for World Domination: F... [Published Global Research - Aug 25 2014]
Holder has sordid record on cop shootings [Published WorldNetDaily - Aug 25 2014]
The Crazy Quilt Of US Mideast Policy – OpEd [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 24 2014]
Russia, China Could Gain Battlefield Tech Edge ... [Published Philadelphia Trumpet - Aug 24 2014]
David Ignatius: Mulling a Ukraine policy [Published Winston-Salem Journal - Aug 24 2014]
US Says Chinese Fighter Jet Confronted Navy Plane [Published boston.com - Aug 23 2014]
NSA, CIA sued for Seal Team 6 disaster details [Published WorldNetDaily - Aug 23 2014]
Can You pass the Iran Quiz? [Published Informed Comment - Aug 22 2014]
In review: 2013-14, from close to controversy [Published William and Mary University Flat Hat - Aug 21 2014]
USM Foundation receives record-high donations [Published The Student Printz - Aug 21 2014]
GORDON: Keys to NATO's future [Published Washington Times - Aug 21 2014]
China working to dominate sea routes as US lose... [Published Gulf News - Aug 20 2014]
Our View: There’s no place in Maine for missile... [Published Portland Press Herald - Aug 20 2014]
Hard Choices; HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirt... [Published Foreign Affairs - Aug 20 2014]
First Colombia Gold Announces New Pipe Threadin... [Published EMoneyDaily - Aug 18 2014]
First Colombia Gold Announces New Pipe Threadin... [Published Franklin Credit Management Corporation - Aug 18 2014]
Weekly Digest: Taxi market heats up, Russian PM... [Published Red Herring - Aug 18 2014]
Hillary Slippary [Published American Spectator - Aug 18 2014]
Kazakova-Kincaid, Ruggeri [Published Steubenville Herald-Star - Aug 17 2014]
Deployed submariner loses a round in custody ba... [Published Air Force Times - Aug 16 2014]
GOLDMAN SACHS : Ralph Nader: Hillary-The-Hawk F... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 16 2014]
JOHN BASILE: Speaking of words [Published Wicked Local Falmouth - Aug 15 2014]
Fidelity to Principle Can Make Needed Flexibili... [Published Town Hall - Aug 15 2014]
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Can You pass the Iran Quiz? [Published Informed Comment - Aug 22 2014]
By Jeffrey Rudolph What can possibly justify the relentless U.S. political and economic aggression against Iran? It cannot be argued that Iran is an aggressive state that is dangerous to its neighbors, as facts do not support this claim. It cannot ...
Why ‘Boots On The Ground’ Has Become An Amazing... [Published Think Progress - Aug 13 2014]
Actual boots on the actual ground CREDIT: Shutterstock.com As the U.S. ramps up the number of military advisers deployed in Iraq, a large amount of the conversation has revolved around whether the Obama administration will place “boots on the ground” ...
Clinton Out-Hawks Obama [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Aug 12 2014]
by Dish Staff How Jeffrey Goldberg characterizes his recent interview with Hillary Clinton: President Obama has long-ridiculed the idea that the U.S., early in the Syrian civil war, could have shaped the forces fighting the Assad regime, thereby ...
Christians Are Being Persecuted By Islamic Terr... [Published Zero Hedge - Aug 11 2014]
Christians are being persecuted by Islamic terrorists in Iraq and Syria. The “ISIS” Islamic terrorists have literally CRUCIFIED people in Iraq recently, and have marked the houses of Christians … presumably for execution. They have told Christians ...
The Story of FRES – A Summary [Published Think Defence - Aug 09 2014]
Where do you start with a summary of the Future Raped Effects System (FRES)? I suppose the first thing to do would be define what FRES actually is. And therein lies the problem. What FRES is remains a puzzle, wrapped in an enigma, an enigma that wears ...
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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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