Nominees Announced for Four Pentagon Posts
January 23, 2012
The White House has asked Congress to approve nominees for four key U.S. Defense Department positions, including undersecretaries for acquisition, policy and personnel.
President Barack Obama has nominated Frank Kendall to be the undersecretary of defense for acquisition, James Miller to be the undersecretary of defense for policy and Erin Conaton to be the undersecretary of defense for personnel and readiness.
In addition, Obama nominated Jessica Lynn Wright to be assistant secretary of defense for Reserve affairs.