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Sam Stein

House Dems Practically Giddy Over Gates' Portrayal Of Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates' much discussed -- but not yet released -- memoir has caused a stir over the broadsides he levels ...

Luke Johnson

Gates Levels Harsh Charge At Obama In New Memoir

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a forthcoming memoir, former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates charges that President Barack Obama lacked passion toward the military...

Luke Johnson

How Gates' Memoir Could Help Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates' upcoming memoir has all the makings of a Washington bombshell book. It has dominated cable new...

Robert Gates Honored By Obama, Awarded Presidential Medal Of Freedom

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 08.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A visibly moved Defense Secretary Robert Gates paused briefly at a Pentagon retirement ceremony rife with pomp and pageantry, colle...

Gates Proposes Cuts To Several Major Weapons Programs

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Defense Secretary Robert Gates on Monday recommended halting production of the F-22 fighter jet and scrapping a new helicopter for the president as he...

Holdovers: The Worst Rumsfeld Deputies Obama Is Stuck With

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Awkward as it may be, some of the Pentagon officials who contributed to the foreign-policy debacles of the last eight years that brought Barack Obama ...

Pentagon Chief Gates Prepared To Stay But Will Obama Ask Him To?

McClatchy Washington Bureau | Nancy A. Youssef | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Defense Secretary Robert Gates, who said not long ago that it was inconceivable that he'd remain at his post under a Democratic adminis...