WATCH LIVE: Obama announces new positions for Leon Panetta and General Petraeus

By Megan Carpentier
Thursday, April 28, 2011 15:11 EDT
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Watch the live video of President Obama’s press conference, at which he is expected to officially announce that current CIA Director Leon Panetta will become the next Secretary of Defense and General David Petraeus will become director of the CIA.

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Megan Carpentier
Megan Carpentier is the executive editor of Raw Story. She previously served as an associate editor at Talking Points Memo; the editor of news and politics at Air America; an editor at Jezebel.com; and an associate editor at Wonkette. Her published works include pieces for the Washington Post, the Washington Independent, Ms Magazine, RH Reality Check, the Women's Media Center, On the Issues, the New York Press, Bitch and Women's eNews.
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