Senate Armed Services Hearing on President-Elect Obama's Nominations (Updated)

January 15, 2009 |

On Jan. 15, 2009, the Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing on President-elect Barack Obama's nominations for William Lynn as deputy defense secretary; Robert Hale as Pentagon comptroller; Michèle Flournoy as under secretary of defense for policy; and Jeh Charles Johnson as DOD general counsel. UPDATE: Excerpts from the question-and-answer portion of the hearing were added Jan. 16.

Q&A Excerpts


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