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Former CIA chief: Military is 'bad option' against Iranupdated: Tue Jan 17 2012 18:29:00

Former CIA acting director John McLaughlin said the United States can engage Iran through diplomacy, sanctions or military action, but warned the latter choice "would be a very bad option."

CNNMoney: 10 ways to cut Uncle Sam's budgetupdated: Wed Nov 17 2010 07:44:00

Cut the budget! That was the rallying cry for many candidates of both parties, but if you listened closely, you heard little in the way of specifics.

Henry in the House: Rouse might stay a whileupdated: Fri Oct 15 2010 17:51:00

Pete Rouse was supposed to be the "interim" White House chief of staff, but an increasing number of senior Democrats inside and outside the White House are telling me it's looking more and more likely that he will stay on a more permanent basis -- maybe even through the 2012 election battle.

Henry in the House: Woodward book sealed Gen. Jones' fateupdated: Fri Oct 08 2010 17:57:00

When he got his hands on an advance copy of Bob Woodward's new book "Obama's Wars" before it hit stores and started reading it earlier this month, I'm told that White House National Security Adviser Jim Jones simply blew a gasket.

Jim Jones: I have enjoyed this immensely updated: Fri Oct 08 2010 17:57:00

Gen. Jim Jones talks fondly about his experience working with Pres. Obama as White House National Security Adviser.

Donilon to replace Jones as national security adviserupdated: Fri Oct 08 2010 17:30:00

President Obama announced Friday that retired Marine Gen. Jim Jones is stepping down as White House national security adviser later this month.

Obama taps new national security adviserupdated: Fri Oct 08 2010 17:30:00

President Obama announces that Tom Donilon will replace retired Marine Gen. Jim Jones as national security adviser.

Army spokesman says McChrystal to retireupdated: Mon Jun 28 2010 19:31:00

Gen. Stanley McChrystal, removed last week as the top U.S. military commander in Afghanistan, has told the Army he will retire, Army spokesman Gary Tallman said Monday.

Karzai: U.S. must have patience if Afghanistan not readyupdated: Sun Dec 06 2009 21:08:00

Afghan President Hamid Karzai said Sunday the United States and its allies must have patience if his country is not ready to assume control of its own security by July 2011, when U.S. troops would begin leaving under President Obama's plan.

White House: No Afghanistan troop decision madeupdated: Tue Nov 10 2009 07:14:00

White House National Security Adviser retired Gen. Jim Jones issued a rare public statement Monday vehemently denying media reports that suggest President Obama has privately decided to send close to 40,000 more U.S. troops to Afghanistan.

Afghan family flees warupdated: Tue Nov 10 2009 07:14:00

A war-weary Afghan family makes its way to Kabul, Afghanistan, for a better life but finds heartache. CNN's Sara Sidner reports

Official: Likelihood of Pakistani Taliban leader's death '90 percent'updated: Mon Aug 10 2009 00:07:00

The United States believes Pakistani Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud was killed in a drone attack last week, President Obama's national security adviser said Sunday. The Bonus: An excerpt from when March Went Madupdated: Thu Mar 05 2009 12:01:00

From the Book, WHEN MARCH WENT MAD: The Game That Transformed Basketball by Seth Davis. Copyright © 2009 by Seth Davis. Published by arrangement with Times Books, an Imprint of Henry Holt and Company, LLC. All rights reserved.

Commentary: Don't let White House shakeup hurt our securityupdated: Thu Feb 12 2009 06:40:00

The Washington Post recently reported that Gen. Jim Jones, President Obama's national security adviser, is reviewing plans to reorganize the White House National Security and Homeland Security councils.

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