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Did you know that John Brennan, nominee for CIA Director, is a Muslim convert...?
BareNakedIslam ^ | 8 Feb 2013 | Tom Trento

Posted on 02/09/2013 7:40:05 AM PST by LSUfan

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To: justiceseeker93
it can only be inferred that they are trying - with a fair amount of stealth - to load up the Administration with pro-Islamist leftists in vital positions

I doubt the GOPe has ever thought of this. For a long time, federal agencies have been stacked with leftists. Now it is pro-Islamist leftists. My doubt about the GOP comes from a lack of a coherent plan to deal with the problem. A plan would be simple. It is only a matter of eliminating many federal agencies and massive reorganization of those left standing. In the process, the leftists are purged. The anti-pattern to this was the creation of DHS.

51 posted on 02/09/2013 8:43:34 AM PST by ConservativeInPA (Molon Labe)
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To: smokingfrog

Seems like it, though some details don’t exactly match, probably to conceal ‘Roger’ a bit. Research Brennan’s policy influence, background and behavior quirks. They sure match ‘Roger’.

And if Brennan isn’t Roger, I haven’t been able to identify another candidate.

Otherwise, the ‘Brennan is Muslim’ claim is just blogger speculation. It’s also possible Brennan did a fake conversion to gain the confidence of someone important.


52 posted on 02/09/2013 8:45:41 AM PST by jjotto ("Ya could look it up!")
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To: LSUfan

Regretably, the CIA is stuffed full of leftist traitors already. This wouldn’t surprise me, although having a Muslim in charge would be a little bit different from having leftist Ivy Leaguers in charge.

Brennan is also accused of playing a major role in waterboarding. Maybe he’ll be defeated by a combination of the left and the right. Although congress is so thoroughly corrupt (see the recent confirmation vote for Traitor Kerry) that it seems unlikely.

Enemy of the U.S.? A perfect CIA director!


53 posted on 02/09/2013 8:45:48 AM PST by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: smokingfrog

yea, it would sure help if someone tied the connection from Roger to John. Easy step.


54 posted on 02/09/2013 8:46:01 AM PST by shalom aleichem
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To: LSUfan

This is now a very simple test of courage for Senate Republicans. We’ll see how many can pass it.


55 posted on 02/09/2013 8:47:35 AM PST by Mr. Jeeves (CTRL-GALT-DELETE)
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To: knarf

If true and that is a big IF, perhaps he did it to gain access to Mecca and other Islamic circles. No one but a Muslim can enter Mecca/Medina. In Saudi Arabia, they issue special identification, an igama, that identifies one’s religion. It is checked at all entry points to Mecca/Medina.


56 posted on 02/09/2013 8:48:00 AM PST by kabar
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To: LSUfan

BareNakedIslam is incontestable when it comes to the truth about the cult of death.


57 posted on 02/09/2013 8:49:07 AM PST by Viennacon
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To: LSUfan

Spread this to as many as you can.

I SWORE to my congresscritter that I would never contact him again (what’s the point?), but, I’m gonna make an exception...at least he’ll know The People know this sh*t, and we’ll know if he (and others) attempted to fight this.


58 posted on 02/09/2013 8:49:24 AM PST by Mortrey (Impeach President Soros)
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To: LSUfan

Then he is unfit for office.


59 posted on 02/09/2013 8:49:45 AM PST by I want the USA back (Only people with their head up their a$$ vote democrat.)
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To: humblegunner

A WordPress blog.

Right up there with DEBKA or WND in terms of credibility. Actually, even less.

Did you know that Pamela Geller converted to Islam this Friday at a local mosque in New York? It’s totally true.

I read it in a WordPress blog on the internet.

(I shouldn’t have to note that this is sarcasm/satire, but I will just to be safe)


60 posted on 02/09/2013 8:50:02 AM PST by AnAmericanAbroad (It's all bread and circuses for the future prey of the Morlocks.)
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To: justiceseeker93

The longer we go, the more evidence stacks up to support what I’ve believed for a while now: It was a communist-Islamist alliance led by George Soros which put Obama the foreign enemy combatant into power. And everything he has done since then has been to push the common goal of both those groups - the destruction of the US and Israel - as well as the goal of Islam itself (the institution of worldwide sharia). Those who are with Obama are with communism and they are with Islam. What they war against is Judeo-Christianity and freedom.


61 posted on 02/09/2013 8:50:10 AM PST by butterdezillion
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To: humblegunner

Somebody posted a link to a Wshington Post article also.


62 posted on 02/09/2013 8:51:27 AM PST by butterdezillion
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To: LSUfan
Well crap!!
I can see this is going to have me bouncing off the walls, mad as hell today.
How low can that Kenyan bastard go???
63 posted on 02/09/2013 8:52:52 AM PST by The Cajun (Sarah Palin, Mark Levin......Nuff said.)
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To: huldah1776

I did not know this. If it is true, I will be stunned! He must’ve had a predisposition before he ever got to Jeddah Station. I spent a tour of duty there and had my eyes opened to the hypocrisy of the Moslems; I am sore amazed that a guy can rise to such heights in the government and be a part of the enemy that wants to destroy us. This would be akin to learning that MacArthur had become a Shinto in New Guiness. Withholding judgement until this shocking allegation is confirmed.


64 posted on 02/09/2013 8:53:31 AM PST by Ax
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To: Mortrey

I gave up on contacting my senators. One is a rat and the other one may as well be a rat. They vote nearly identical.


65 posted on 02/09/2013 8:54:01 AM PST by no-to-illegals (Please God, Protect and Bless Our Men and Women in Uniform with Victory. Amen.)
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To: newfreep

And God as “Allah”


66 posted on 02/09/2013 8:54:17 AM PST by reagandemocrat
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To: LSUfan

They’re just peace-loving people who live a normal life and pray funny but really are tolerant and kind and misunderstood.

barf


67 posted on 02/09/2013 8:54:39 AM PST by I want the USA back (Only people with their head up their a$$ vote democrat.)
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To: Ax

Guiness = Guinea ... Autocorrect.


68 posted on 02/09/2013 8:57:08 AM PST by Ax
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To: jjotto
Brennan, the son of Irish immigrants from Roscommon, Ireland, was raised in North Bergen, New Jersey. He attended the Immaculate Heart of Mary elementary school, and graduated from Saint Joseph of the Palisades High School in West New York, New Jersey

While riding a bus to class at Fordham University, he saw an ad in The New York Times that said the CIA was recruiting, and felt a CIA career would be a good match for his "wanderlust" and his desire to do public service. He received a B.A. in political science from Fordham in 1977. His studies included a junior year abroad learning Arabic and taking Middle Eastern studies courses at the American University in Cairo. He also received a Master of Arts in government with a concentration in Middle Eastern studies from the University of Texas at Austin in 1980. He speaks Arabic fluently.

Brennan was Chief of Station in Riyadh in 1996.

69 posted on 02/09/2013 8:57:45 AM PST by kabar
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To: LSUfan
Good morning.

Let's say this is true...

LIV (low information voter): "What difference does it make?"

5.56mm

70 posted on 02/09/2013 8:58:18 AM PST by M Kehoe
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To: LSUfan

I went to the site and it seems like the video is gone.


71 posted on 02/09/2013 8:58:48 AM PST by Spunky
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To: LSUfan

“Did you know that John Brennan, nominee for CIA Director, is a Muslim convert...?”

So is Obama, the usurper, whose passport file John Brennan cauterized.

How many bricks have to fall before some get a clue?


72 posted on 02/09/2013 9:00:04 AM PST by Smokeyblue
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To: Ax

Our Embassy has been in Riyadh for almost 30 years. Brennan was COS in Riyadh in 1996.


73 posted on 02/09/2013 9:00:40 AM PST by kabar
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To: Spunky

I am listening to it now.


74 posted on 02/09/2013 9:01:51 AM PST by kabar
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To: smokingfrog; jjotto
Brennan is Roger?

Unclear.

The WP article was posted as evidence that Brennan is Roger.

Yet, the article cites Roger as being appointed Director of the Counter-Terrorism Center in 2006, taking over from Robert Grenier. However, Brennan's bio (Wikipedia) states that he was director of the CTC in 2004-05 (which the article attributes to Grenier).

It's a muddle.

75 posted on 02/09/2013 9:03:58 AM PST by okie01 (The Mainstream Media: IGNORANCE ON PARADE)
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To: kabar

I wish I knew how to post pictures here. Took a snap from an embassy Scottsdale of the “toll plaza” at the entrance to Mecca (or Makkah as they spell it). There is a big green sign in English and Arabic, saying “Moslems Only Beyond This Point.” The “toll booth” is manned by members of the Saudi Arabian National Guard. There is an off-ramp just before the toll booth that we called “The Christian Bypass.”


76 posted on 02/09/2013 9:04:27 AM PST by Ax
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To: jjotto

I’ve read in other sources that he is a Muslim. I think it may even have been mentioned after 9/11, when they were busy trying to find “peaceful Muslims” to hold out as examples.


77 posted on 02/09/2013 9:05:03 AM PST by livius
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To: huldah1776
true...
78 posted on 02/09/2013 9:05:36 AM PST by Chode (Stand UP and Be Counted, or line up and be numbered - *DTOM* -ww- NO Pity for the LAZY)
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To: ConservativeInPA
I doubt the GOPe has ever thought of this.

I don't think the Republicans realize how desperate the democrats are right now. Their socialist house of cards is crumbling right before their eyes. They've run out of other peoples money.
They're taking muslim money to win elections now, but the muslims are demanding a LOT in return. We're witnessing the pay off. They're selling out the U.S. in exchange for their OWN power and priveledge.

79 posted on 02/09/2013 9:07:32 AM PST by concerned about politics ("Get thee behind me, Liberal")
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To: kabar

Yes, I know. Today was the first I heard that he was COS Riyadh. I just assumed he was COS Jeddah. I helped starting the physical move from Jeddah to what was then the US Liaison Office Riyadh in 1982. I think Embassy Riyadh went on line in 1985 or 1986.


80 posted on 02/09/2013 9:09:56 AM PST by Ax
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To: kabar

Yes, I know. Today was the first I heard that he was COS Riyadh. I just assumed he was COS Jeddah. I helped starting the physical move from Jeddah to what was then the US Liaison Office Riyadh in 1982. I think Embassy Riyadh went on line in 1985 or 1986.


81 posted on 02/09/2013 9:09:56 AM PST by Ax
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To: LSUfan

Quelle surprise.


82 posted on 02/09/2013 9:11:33 AM PST by Liberty Valance (Keep a simple manner for a happy life :o)
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To: concerned about politics
We're witnessing the pay off.

Yes, we are witnessing the payoff. GOPe loves their power too and are as corrupt as the rats. Would not put anything past the GOPe. Absolute power corrupts absolutely.

83 posted on 02/09/2013 9:12:24 AM PST by no-to-illegals (Please God, Protect and Bless Our Men and Women in Uniform with Victory. Amen.)
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To: smokingfrog; jjotto
Brennan is Roger?

Continuing the discussion...

The WP article identifies Roger as deeply involved in the Osama bin Laden operation, but as not being present in the White House situation room for the event -- instead remaining in the CIA's operations center.

Meanwhile, the Wikipedia bio has a photo showing Brennan (standing, 2nd from right) present in the White House situation room.

Evidently, Roger is not Brennan.

84 posted on 02/09/2013 9:12:33 AM PST by okie01 (The Mainstream Media: IGNORANCE ON PARADE)
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To: knarf
In this video, he pretty much admits he is a convert by his use several times of "inshallah" when speaking in fluent Arabic.

Obama advisor John Brennan speaks about the beauty of Islam (youtube video)

85 posted on 02/09/2013 9:13:10 AM PST by RoosterRedux (Get armed, practice in the use of your weapons, get physically fit, stay alert!)
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To: livius

There no other sources that aren’t bloggers repeating the same original claim.


86 posted on 02/09/2013 9:14:29 AM PST by jjotto ("Ya could look it up!")
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To: no-to-illegals

We won WWII because we not only allowed our troops to hate Nips and Krauts, but they were encouraged to hate them.

We will never win the war against radical islam because our troops are forbidden to express any kind of hatred towards our enemies. Instead, our leaders burn bibles and take down crosses on buildings that house churches in order to coddle to the people who are indiscriminately murdering our troops.

They HATE us. They HATE everything we stand for. But we must never allow our troops to return the sentiment. With an attitude like that, our troops are just cannon fodder for the war against Western Civilization, which is apparently being fought not only by the Islamists, but by the White House and the Pentagon as well.


87 posted on 02/09/2013 9:14:33 AM PST by P-Marlowe (There can be no Victory without a fight and no battle without wounds.)
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To: LSUfan; COUNTrecount; Nowhere Man; FightThePower!; C. Edmund Wright; jacob allen; Travis McGee; ...

Nut-job Conspiracy Theory Ping!

To get onto The Nut-job Conspiracy Theory Ping List you must threaten to report me to the Mods if I don’t add you to the list...

(Hmmmm I thought that graphic had Obama's face...)

88 posted on 02/09/2013 9:14:46 AM PST by null and void (Gun confiscation enables tyranny. Don't enable tyranny.)
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To: RaceBannon
Yep Race. I was wondering too. I don't believe they did mention his name. But there was a weird way they shot that scene.

Taquia America.

89 posted on 02/09/2013 9:16:11 AM PST by 444Flyer (Obama killed the Twinkie, but not the Terrorists in Benghazi. What's wrong with this picture?)
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To: Ouchthatonehurt

Drag a $20 bill through a petting zoo, you never know what you find....


90 posted on 02/09/2013 9:16:11 AM PST by P.O.E. (Pray for America)
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To: livius
Somewhere i read that in Zero Dark Thirty, the State Dept official shown doing his Muslim prayers is supposed to be Brennan.

Paging Mitch Rapp.
91 posted on 02/09/2013 9:16:54 AM PST by crosshairs (All we are saying, is give a high cap piece a chance.)
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To: Ax
I helped starting the physical move from Jeddah to what was then the US Liaison Office Riyadh in 1982.

I was involved with getting the temporary facility to house USLO in Riyadh and worked with the architects, CRS, that built our Embassy in the DQ. Subsequently, I served five years in Riyadh at the Embassy. I was there during the entire Gulf War--Desert Shield/Storm. Brennan was in Riyadh in 1996 after I left.

92 posted on 02/09/2013 9:17:19 AM PST by kabar
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To: little jeremiah

Well, we have taqiya sub rosa conquest at every level of government, including the presidency, why not
cabinet heads too?

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Taqiyya, or not showing their faith openly by means of pretense, dissimulation, or concealment, is a special type of LYING which is taught and used by Shi’a Muslims, cf. Sunni Muslims and Taqiyya. “Taqiyya” (or taqiyyah) is related to the terms “taqwa’” and “taqi’” - all have the root meaning of “guarding” something, in this case, the Islamic faith.

http://www.answering-islam.org/Index/T/taqiyya.html


93 posted on 02/09/2013 9:19:11 AM PST by Candor7 (Obama fascism article:(http://www.americanthinker.com/2009/05/barack_obama_the_quintessentia_1.html))
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To: okie01

So the Council on Foreign Relations source couldn’t have altered enough details to provide cover while retaining the same main points?

If ‘Roger’ was to be casually identified, his real name would have been used so details could be conclusively verified.


94 posted on 02/09/2013 9:19:11 AM PST by jjotto ("Ya could look it up!")
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To: P-Marlowe
Will make one point. which is apparently being fought not only by the Islamists, but by the White House and the Pentagon Congress as well. My thought is; the Pentagon is probably caught in the middle and therefore if vocal could see more funding cuts. Pentagon is taking a calculated risk in an attempt to protect our Troops.
95 posted on 02/09/2013 9:21:40 AM PST by no-to-illegals (Please God, Protect and Bless Our Men and Women in Uniform with Victory. Amen.)
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Administration of Barack Obama, 2013

Remarks on the Nominations of Charles T. Hagel to be Secretary of Defense and John O. Brennan to be Director of Central Intelligence

January 7, 2013

Good afternoon, everybody. Please have a seat. As President and Commander in Chief, my most solemn obligation is the security of the American people. Over the past 4 years, we’ve met that responsibility: by ending the war in Iraq and beginning a transition in Afghanistan, by decimating the Al Qaida core and taking out Usama bin Laden, by disrupting terrorist plots and saving countless American lives.

Among an outstanding national security team, I am especially grateful to Leon Panetta, who has led the CIA and our military with incredible skill. Leon, after nearly five decades of service, you have more than earned the right to return to civilian life. I’ll have much more to say about Leon’s distinguished service in the days ahead. Today I simply want to convey both to you and to Sylvia the eternal gratitude of the entire Nation. Thank you so much, Leon.

I also want to thank Michael Morell, who has earned the admiration of all of us who’ve worked with him across Government and here in the White House. In moments of transition, he’s guided the CIA with a steady hand as Acting Director, not once, but twice. And he is a consummate professional. As I said, everybody in the White House who works with him, everybody across agencies who works with him, considers him truly to be one of our most outstanding national security team members. And so, Michael, on behalf of all of us, thank you and Mary Beth for your continued service.

As these leaders know, the work of protecting our Nation is never done, and we’ve still got much to do: ending the war in Afghanistan and caring for those who have borne the battle; preparing for the full range of threats, from the unconventional to the conventional, including things like cybersecurity; and within our military, continuing to ensure that our men and women in uniform can serve the country they love, no matter who they love.

To help meet the challenges of our time, I’m proud to announce my choice for two key members of my national security team: Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense and John Brennan for Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.

Now, Chuck Hagel is the leader that our troops deserve. He is an American patriot. He enlisted in the Army and volunteered for Vietnam. As a young private and then a sergeant, he served with honor, alongside his own brother. When Chuck was hit by shrapnel, his brother saved him. When his brother was injured by a mine, Chuck risked his life to pull him to safety. To this day, Chuck bears the scars—and the shrapnel—from the battles he fought in our name.

Chuck Hagel’s leadership of our military would be historic. He’d be the first person of enlisted rank to serve as Secretary of Defense, one of the few Secretaries who have been wounded in war, and the first Vietnam veteran to lead the Department. As I saw during our visits together to Afghanistan and Iraq, in Chuck Hagel our troops see a decorated combat veteran of character and strength. They see one of their own.

Chuck is a champion of our troops and our veterans and our military families. As a leader at the VA, he fought to give our veterans the benefits they deserved. As head of the USO, he devoted himself to caring for our troops. Having studied under the GI bill himself, he helped lead the fight for the post-9/11 GI bill so today’s returning heroes can get their education too. Having cochaired my Intelligence Advisory Board, he knows that our Armed Forces collect, analyze, and depend on good intelligence.

And Chuck recognizes that American leadership is indispensable in a dangerous world. I saw this in our travels together across the Middle East. He understands that America stands strongest when we stand with allies and with friends. As a successful businessman, he also knows that even as we make tough fiscal choices, we have to do so wisely, guided by our strategy, and keep our military the strongest fighting force the world has ever known.

Maybe more—most importantly, Chuck knows that war is not an abstraction. He understands that sending young Americans to fight and bleed in the dirt and mud, that’s something we only do when it’s absolutely necessary. My frame of reference, he has said, is geared towards the guy at the bottom who’s doing the fighting and the dying. With Chuck, our troops will always know, just like Sergeant Hagel was there for his own brother, Secretary Hagel will be there for you.

And finally, Chuck represents the bipartisan tradition that we need more of in Washington. For his independence and commitment to consensus, he’s earned the respect of national security and military leaders, Republicans and Democrats, including me. In the Senate, I came to admire his courage and his judgment, his willingness to speak his mind, even if it wasn’t popular, even if it defied the conventional wisdom.

And that’s exactly the spirit I want on my national security team: a recognition that when it comes to the defense of our country, we are not Democrats or Republicans, we are Americans. Each of us has a responsibility, Chuck has said, to be guided not by the interest of our party or our President even, but by the interests of our country.

So, Chuck, I thank you and Lilibet for agreeing to serve once more in the interests of our country.

Now, when I’m on the subject of patriots, let me say a few words about John Brennan. In John Brennan the men and women of the CIA will have the leadership of one of our Nation’s most skilled and respected intelligence professionals, not to mention that unique combination of smarts and strength that he claims comes from growing up in New Jersey. [Laughter]

A 25-year veteran of the CIA, John knows what our national security demands: intelligence that provides policymakers with the facts, strong analytic insights, and a keen understanding of a dynamic world. Given his extensive experience and travels—which include, by the way, traveling through the Arabian Peninsula, where he camped with tribesmen in the desert—John has an invaluable perspective on the forces—the history, the culture, the politics, economics, the desire for human dignity—driving so much of the changes in today’s world.

Having held senior management, analytic, and operational positions at the Agency, John’s committed to investing in the range of intelligence capabilities we need, technical and human. He literally built and then led the National Counterterrorism Center. And he knows the risks that our intelligence professionals face every day. John has lost colleagues and friends, heroes whose stars now grace that memorial wall at Langley.

For the last 4 years, as my adviser for Counterterrorism and Homeland Security, John developed and has overseen our comprehensive counterterrorism strategy, a collaborative effort across the Government, including intelligence and defense and homeland security and law enforcement agencies.

And so think about the results. More Al Qaida leaders and commanders have been removed from the battlefield than at any time since 9/11. Their communications, recruiting, training, finances are all under enormous strain, all of which makes it harder to plan and carry out large-scale attacks against our homeland. And our entire team, including our exceptional Director of National Intelligence, Jim Clapper, will remain relentless against Al Qaida and its affiliates.

In all this work, John has been tireless. People here in the White House work hard. But John is legendary, even in the White House, for working hard. [Laughter] He is one of the hardest working public servants I’ve ever seen. I’m not sure he’s slept in 4 years. [Laughter] We—when I was on Martha’s Vineyard, John came and did the press briefing; this is in summer, it’s August, he’s in full suit and tie. And one of the reporters asked him, don’t you ever get any down time? And John said, I don’t do down time. [Laughter] He’s not even smiling now. [Laughter]

There’s another reason I value John so much, and that is his integrity and his commitment to the values that define us as Americans. He has worked to embed our efforts in a strong legal framework. He understands we are a nation of laws. In moments of debate and decision, he asks the tough question, and he insists on high and rigorous standards. Time and again, he’s spoken to the American people about our counterterrorism policies because he recognizes we have a responsibility to be [as; White House correction.] open and transparent as possible.

And so, John, you’ve been one of my closest advisers. You’ve been a great friend. I am deeply grateful for your extraordinary service. I’m even more grateful for Kathy’s willingness to put up with you. And I’m grateful to both of you for your willingness to take this assignment.

Today I can say to the men and women of the CIA: In Director John Brennan you will have one of your own, a leader who knows you, who cares for you deeply, and who will fight for you every single day. And you’ll have a leader who has my complete confidence and my complete trust.

As I said, the work of defending our Nation is never done. My number-one criteria in making these decisions was simple: Who is going to do the best job in securing America? These two leaders have dedicated their lives to protecting our country. I’m confident they will do an outstanding job. I urge the Senate to confirm them as soon as possible so we can keep our Nation secure and the American people safe.

And so, Chuck and John, congratulations.

And with that, I want to invite each of these leaders on stage to say a few words, starting with Mr. Leon Panetta.

[At this point, Secretary of Defense Leon E. Panetta; Secretary-designate Hagel; Acting Director of Central Intelligence Michael J. Morell; and Director-designate Brennan each made brief remarks. The President continued his remarks as follows.]

Well, these are four outstanding individuals. We are grateful to all of them. I want, in particular, to thank Mike Morell and Leon Panetta for their extraordinary service. And I just want to repeat: I hope that the Senate will act on these confirmations promptly. When it comes to national security, we don’t like to leave a lot of gaps between the time that one set of leaders transitions out and another transitions in. So we need to get moving quickly on this.

Final point I will make: One of the reasons that I am so confident that Chuck Hagel is going to be an outstanding Secretary of Defense and John Brennan is going to be an outstanding Director of the Central Intelligence Agency is, they understand that we are only successful because of the folks up and down the line in these respective institutions, the folks on the ground who are oftentimes putting their lives at risk for us and are oftentimes at great remove from Washington and its politics.

To have those who have been in the field, who have been in the heat of battle, who understand the consequences of decisions that we make in this town and how it has an impact and ramifications for everybody who actually has to execute our national security strategies, that’s something invaluable. It will provide me the kinds of insights that I need in making very difficult decisions, but it will also mean that these folks are going to be looking out for the people who work for them. And that’s something that, I think, in these leadership positions is absolutely critical.

So I’m looking forward to working with these two gentlemen. They are going to be outstanding.

Thank you very much, everybody.

NOTE: The President spoke at 1:15 p.m. in the East Room at the White House. In his remarks, he referred to Sylvia M. Panetta, wife of Secretary Panetta; Mary Beth Morell, wife of Acting Director Morell; Thomas Hagel, brother, and Lilibet Ziller Hagel, wife, of Secretary-designate Hagel; and Kathy Pokluda Brennan, wife of Director-designate Brennan. The transcript released by the Office of the Press Secretary also included the remarks of Secretary Panetta, Secretary-designate Hagel, Acting Director Morell, and Director-designate Brennan.

Categories: Appointments and Nominations : Director of Central Intelligence, nomination, remarks; Appointments and Nominations : Secretary of Defense, nomination, remarks.

Locations: Washington, DC.

Names: Brennan, John O.; Brennan, Kathy Pokluda; Clapper, James R.; Hagel, Charles T.; Hagel, Lilibet Ziller; Hagel, Thomas; Morell, Mary Beth; Morell, Michael J.; Panetta, Leon E.; Panetta, Sylvia M.

Subjects: Afghanistan : U.S. military forces :: Deployment; Armed Forces, U.S. : “Don’t ask, don’t tell” policy, repeal; Armed Forces, U.S. : Servicemembers :: Service and dedication; Central Intelligence Agency; Congress : Bipartisanship; Defense and national security : Cybersecurity :: Strengthening efforts; Defense and national security : Intelligence; Defense, Department of : Secretary; Foreign policy, U.S. : Diplomatic efforts, expansion; Intelligence, Office of the Director of National; Iraq : U.S. and coalition forces, withdrawal; Terrorism : Al Qaida terrorist group; Terrorism : Counterterrorism efforts; Veterans : Benefits; Veterans : Benefits`; Veterans Affairs, Department of : Education and job training assistance; White House Office : Assistants to the President :: Homeland Security and Counterterrorism.

DCPD Number: DCPD201300006.


96 posted on 02/09/2013 9:22:54 AM PST by smokingfrog ( sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
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To: LSUfan
John Guandolo is not just some guy with an opinion; he’s a guy with sources who have access to the highest levels of government
97 posted on 02/09/2013 9:25:38 AM PST by smokingfrog ( sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
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To: LSUfan

Sure, it will be all abuzz on every Sunday morning talk shows...../////


98 posted on 02/09/2013 9:27:14 AM PST by Sir Napsalot (Pravda + Useful Idiots = CCCP; JournOList + Useful Idiots = DopeyChangey!)
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To: null and void; justiceseeker93; All

Thanks for the pings/posts. Thread BUMP!


99 posted on 02/09/2013 9:28:03 AM PST by PGalt
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To: smokingfrog

Hand Brennan a piece of bacon then make him eat it in front of the entire committee.


100 posted on 02/09/2013 9:29:04 AM PST by central_va (I won't be reconstructed and I do not give a damn.)
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