drones http://mtpr.org en Leon Panetta at UM http://mtpr.org/post/leon-panetta-um <p></p><p>The former head of the CIA, Leon Panetta, spoke recently on the University of Montana campus. Panetta has also served as Secretary of Defense, as chief of staff to President Bill Clinton and in Congress as a representative from California from 1977 to 1993.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;As part of the annual Jones/Tamm law school lecture, Panetta was questioned by Washington, D.C. trial attorney Robert Bennett about domestic and foreign policy; here is that conversation in its entirety.</p><p></p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:56:26 +0000 Sally Mauk 18188 at http://mtpr.org Leon Panetta at UM Former CIA Director warns government paralysis threatens national security http://mtpr.org/post/former-cia-director-warns-government-paralysis-threatens-national-security <p>In sometimes salty language, the former head of the CIA, Leon Panetta, covered everything from torture to budget deficits in a wide-ranging talk Thursday at the University of Montana. Besides heading the CIA, Panetta also served as Secretary of Defense, and as chief of staff to President Bill Clinton. &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p>Panetta spoke to a riveted audience at the annual Jones/Tamm law school lecture. He was questioned for about 40 minutes by his friend and famous trial attorney Robert Bennett about domestic and foreign policy.</p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:39:25 +0000 Sally Mauk 18154 at http://mtpr.org Former CIA Director warns government paralysis threatens national security