Presidential Personnel Nominations
President-Elect Barack Obama named Leon Panetta as his nominee to head the Central Intelligence Agency and retired Admiral Dennis Blair as his nominee to head the Office of the Director of National Intelligence.
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- Leon E. Panetta Co-Chair Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget
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