Robert F. Hale

Robert F. Hale

Robert F. Hale was the United States Under Secretary of Defense from 2009 until 2014 and before that the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force . Hale has over thirty years of experience as a professional financial manager serving in a wide range of national defense related roles. In addition to his most recent position as Under Secretary of Defense and his previous appointment as Assistant Secretary of the Air Force, Hale has also served in the National Security Division of the Congressional Budget Office and as Executive Director of the American Society of Military Comptrollers. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Robert F. Hale has 41 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 video as an Assistant Director for the National Security Strategies of the Congressional Budget Office. The year with the most videos was 2013 with 13 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2014 with an average of 22,691 views per program. Most appearances with Michael E. O'Hanlon (6), Alice M. Rivlin (3), Mark F. Ramsay (2). Most common tags: Budget, Federal Budget, Military.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2016 - Present Commissioner Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2014 - Present Undersecretary and Chief Financial Officer, Department of Defense Videos: 1 c. November 1, 1988 - Present Assistant Director, National Security Strategies, Congressional Budget Office Videos: 2


Comptroller, Department of Defense c. January 1, 2009 - c. January 1, 2014 Videos: 37

Recent Appearances

  • Trump Administration Defense Priorities

    Trump Administration Defense Priorities

    Two former Obama administration Defense Department officials were among the three panelists a discussion on possible defense…

  • Defense Budget and Priorities

    Defense Budget and Priorities

    The Brookings Institution’s Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence hosted a discussion on defense spending and…

  • Future of the U.S. Army

    Future of the U.S. Army

    Commissioners of the National Commission on the Future of the Army (NCFA) released the organization’s report on possible…

  • Defense Department Budget

    Defense Department Budget

    Representative Don Beyer (D-VA) and Robert Hale talked about the budget for the Department of Defense. Topics included…

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