Obama to nominate former Pentagon lawyer as homeland chief
October 17th, 2013
04:50 PM ET

Obama to nominate former Pentagon lawyer as homeland chief

By Bryan Koenig

President Barack Obama plans to nominate Jeh Johnson, the Pentagon's former top lawyer, to be the next Homeland Security Secretary, sources tell CNN.

The nomination is expected on Friday. He must be confirmed by the Senate.

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  4. ShiverMeTimbers

    America's real enemy is Israel, folks.

    October 18, 2013 at 4:42 am | Reply
    • StanCalif

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      October 21, 2013 at 12:40 pm | Reply
  5. ShiverMeTimbers

    I hope that he is not a Zionist. 🙂

    October 18, 2013 at 4:41 am | Reply
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    October 17, 2013 at 6:45 pm | Reply
  7. Hrtyukbhj Derukhv

    I notice the Gov. contractors are filling up the parking lot hurrying into the building two by two to spy on Americans in AMERICA...nice work...great job...continue to do absolutly nothing worth while. And do not attack the US homeland like you did in Boston..like you did in the Navy yard...watch this blog start filling up now that the big bucks are being stuffed into the lazy US Gov. employees pockets again...with a free/paid in full 16 days off. That was my idea not yours & I don't get paid Mother-fers.

    October 17, 2013 at 6:43 pm | Reply
  8. Hrtyukbhj Derukhv

    I notice the black helicopter is back right on cue.

    October 17, 2013 at 6:34 pm | Reply
  9. Hrtyukbhj Derukhv

    DHS has not actualy done anything the enemy would not do for free.

    October 17, 2013 at 6:34 pm | Reply
  10. Hrtyukbhj Derukhv

    DHS should be flushed & completly closed.

    October 17, 2013 at 6:32 pm | Reply
  11. nuclear mike

    And who is surprised by the Presdient selecting a lawyer again...is there NO HOPE left for America except to be ruled by lawyers???

    Obama's continues to moves toward his vision of a Global Village where America is no longer the super power of democracy...

    And we have a NAZI style lawyer over Homeland Security now...

    October 17, 2013 at 6:01 pm | Reply

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