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Secretary of Defense Hagel: I am open to ‘reviewing’ military ban on transgender soldiers

On This Week with George Stephanopoulos this morning, Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel told Martha Raddatz that he would like to see the current ban on transgender individuals in the United States military “reviewed.” “I do think it continually should be reviewed,” Hagel told Raddatz. “I’m open to those assessments,…

Zakaria destroys Rumsfeld’s Iraq war talking points

Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld isn’t letting go of his talking points that support the U.S. invasion of Iraq following the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001. Exactly 10 years after those attacks, Rumsfeld suggested to CNN’s Fareed Zakaria Sunday that Iraq had been “hospitable” to al Qaeda before the…