Obama National Security Team Announcement

President-Elect Barack Obama announced members of his national security team. Senator Hillary Clinton accepted a nomination to be… read more

President-Elect Barack Obama announced members of his national security team. Senator Hillary Clinton accepted a nomination to be secretary of State. Defense Secretary Gates accepted an invitation to continue in his role. Eric Holder accepted the nomination to be attorney general. Governor Janet Napolitano accepted the nomination to be secretary of Homeland Security. Susan Rice accepted the nomination to be the ambassador to the United Nations. Retired Marine General John Jones accepted the nomination to be national security adviser. 

President-Elect Obama then responded to questions from reporters. close

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Program ID:
282614-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 1, 2008
Last Aired:
Dec 6, 2008

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