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PBS NewsHour | Senators Split Over Military Budget Priorities at Panetta Confirmation Hearings | PBS

Duration: 04:15
Program: PBS NewsHour #10046
Broadcast Date: Jun. 9, 2011

For Leon Panetta, the transition from the CIA to the Pentagon has come in the midst of the Afghan war, NATO's mission in Libya and a battle over impending defense budget cuts. At his confirmation hearing Thursday, senators split over how he would handle challenges including the military budget. Jeffrey Brown reports.



Post Date: June 10, 2011