defense http://news.stlpublicradio.org en President Obama Makes Cabinet Announcements http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/president-obama-makes-cabinet-announcements <p>President Obama made announcements today on two new members of his cabinet:</p><ul><li>Former Nebraska senator <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/01/06/168740451/gop-senators-warn-of-tough-road-for-hagel-nomination">Chuck Hagel </a>as Secretary of Defense, and</li><li><p>Counterterrorism adviser John O. Brennan <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/01/07/168773716/counterterrorism-adviser-brennan-to-be-tapped-for-cia">to direct the Central Intelligence Agency</a></p> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 16:53:37 +0000 Kelsey Proud 8089 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org President Obama Makes Cabinet Announcements New Mo. Congress members Hartzler, Long assigned committees http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/new-mo-congress-members-hartzler-long-assigned-committees <p>Fresh off the <a href="http://kwmuelection2010.wordpress.com/">midterm elections</a> last month, new Missouri Congress members Republicans <a href="http://vickyhartzler.com/">Vicky Hartzler</a> and Billy Long have been assigned to committees dealing with defense, agriculture and transportation issues.</p> Thu, 16 Dec 2010 23:20:22 +0000 Kelsey Proud & The Associated Press 141 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org New Mo. Congress members Hartzler, Long assigned committees