June 21st, 2011
04:49 PM ET

Senate OKs Panetta as defense secretary

The Senate on Tuesday gave final approval to CIA Director Leon Panetta's nomination to become defense secretary when Robert Gates steps down at the end of June.

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  1. Jazzzzzzzz

    I must go and celebrate with the news.

    June 22, 2011 at 2:02 am | Report abuse |
  2. Jazzzzzzzz

    Oooops,I meant "that" news. He he.

    June 22, 2011 at 2:03 am | Report abuse |