Secretary of Defense
“What serious person is going to accept that job?”
“I look forward to working with him — no reservations, no concerns at all.”
Trump's administration has seen a record-setting turnover in its first 13 months.
Desus and Mero discuss the country's hardcore demonstration for Trump's secretary of defense.
Trump's expected to officially appoint the well-respected combat commander to run the Pentagon sometime early next week.
The longtime Marine general could be the next Pentagon head—if Trump's tweets are any guide.
Arkansas senator Tom Cotton has made a career out of supporting waterboarding and the defense industry while denouncing radical Islam and illegal immigration.
Before a new administration takes over, Carter is pushing to deeply change an immense bureaucracy that happens to have the power to end civilization.
The operation took place at a prison compound in the town of Hawija on Thursday that was planned by Kurdish forces with the support of American military forces, who were ultimately drawn in when the Kurds began to incur casualties.
VICE founder Shane Smith interviews US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter about Putin's nukes, the rise of the Islamic State, Afghan tumult, and repairing the NSA's reputation.
In the final part of the series, Secretary Carter speaks about how the Edward Snowden revelations have affected the NSA and big tech, and about his push to bring Silicon Valley innovation to the Department of Defense.