Obama announces nominations at the White House in Washington

Image Credit: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Image Credit: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

White House counterterrorism advisor John Brennan (R) listens as U.S. President Barack Obama nominates him to become the next CIA director at the White House in Washington January 7, 2013. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES – Tags: POLITICS MILITARY)