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SecAF Nomination Hearing

Ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee Sen. James Inhofe (left) greets Deborah Lee James prior to a committee hearing Sept. 19, 2013, Washington, D.C. The committee convened to consider her nomination by President Barack Obama to be the 23rd Secretary of the Air Force. Besides James, four other nominees were also considered for various positions throughout the Department of Defense. Also pictured are Jessica G. Wright nominated to be under secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness, and Frank G. Klotz nominated to be under secretary for Nuclear Security.

PHOTO BY: James Varhegyi
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