Obama's Own Defense Secretary Hits His Iraq Policy

World | Saagar Enjeti
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 20: President Barack Obama speaks at Goalkeepers 2017, at Jazz at Lincoln Center on September 20, 2017 in New York City. Goalkeepers is organized by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to highlight progress against global poverty and disease, showcase solutions to help advance the Sustainable Development Goals (or Global Goals) and foster bold leadership to help accelerate the path to a more prosperous, healthy and just future. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)

‘We’ll have another civil war on our hands’

FLASHBACK: Think There's Chaos Now? Check Out Bill Clinton's Screwed-Up First Year

Investigative Group | Richard Pollock
President Bill Clinton and first lady Hillary Clinton react to a question during a lecture Feb. 11 at the White House in Washington, D.C.

1993 all over again

Panetta Tells Kelly He's Going To Need 'A Big Bottle Of Scotch' For The Job

Politics | Juliegrace Brufke
A pilot in front of some alcohol.

‘This is a guy who believes in discipline’

Leon Panetta Says Dems Should Grant Mattis Waiver He Needs To Become SecDef

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Retired Marine Crops Gen. James Mattis (Credit: a katz / Shutterstock.com)

‘I also don’t think a military background should be disqualifying’

Hillary's Foreign Policy Legacy

Opinion | Kenneth Timmerman
Hillary Clinton hairdresser lawsuit

Mrs. Clinton has shown she has neither the instincts or the character for the job.

Former SecDef: Obama's Strategy In Syria Has Resulted In 'Worst-Case' Scenario

National Security | Jonah Bennett
U.S. President-elect Obama listens as his appointee for CIA Director speaks at a news conference in Washington

‘Assad continues to remain in power, continues to kill Syrians’

Obama's White House Turns Defense Policy Upside Down

Opinion | David Landau
President Barack Obama leaves with U.S. Defense Secretary Carter after delivering a statement on the counter-Islamic State campaign at the Pentagon in Washington

Nowadays, the president and his predilections come first — the facts are made to follow.

Former Defense Secretaries Say Obama's National Security Council Tried To Run Wars From An Office Building

Politics | Jonah Bennett
U.S. President Barack Obama attends a meeting with the National Security Council at the State Department in Washington

‘I don’t think there’s one veteran on Obama’s staff at the White House’

Former SecDef: Obama's National Security Advisers Are Totally Naive

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Robert Gates

‘In the interest of U.S. national security’

Panetta Warns: 'ISIS Has The Potential To Conduct A Paris Type Attack' In America

US | Steve Guest

‘We know they are in touch with a number of potential lone wolves in this country’

New Clinton Email Shows Pentagon Had Forces Ready To Respond To Benghazi Attack

Politics | Mark Tapscott
Hillary Clinton testifies to the House Select Committee on Benghazi, Oct. 22, 2015. (Screenshot/C-SPAN)

Pentagon told Clinton US forces were ‘spinning up’ as Benghazi attack unfolded

Former Defense Secretary Leon Panetta: Airstrikes Won't Stop The Islamic State

US | Jonah Bennett
Smoke and flames rise over a hill near the Syrian town of Kobani after an airstrike

‘Look, air strikes are great…but air strikes alone are not going to win here’

Obama's Former CIA Chief And Secretary Of Defense Slams White House's Handling Of ISIS

Politics | Derek Hunter
Leon Panetta says President needs to be more aggressive in fight terrorist state

Navy Sec: Study Showing Men Are Superior To Women At Combat Is Biased, Performance Gaps Can Be Closed

US | Jonah Bennett

‘It started out with a fairly large component of the men thinking this is not a good idea’

Special Operations Troops Reveal What They REALLY Think About Woman In Combat

US | Jonah Bennett

Pentagon officials ‘kowtowing to their political masters and radical feminists’

Former Obama Defense Secretary: 'The Iranians Can't Be Trusted'

Politics | Alex Griswold

‘The whole world will be looking’

Former Obama Official On ISIS: 'Presidents Make Mistakes.'

Video | Alex Griswold

‘There’s no question in my mind that some mistakes were made.’

Panetta: 'A Matter Of Time' Before Terrorists Direct Violence At The United States

US | Al Weaver

‘I don’t think there is any question’

The Tribal Politics Of Cass Sunstein

Opinion | Keith Naughton

A man with many conflicts tells the president’s critics to shut up