ONWARD TRANSFORMATION: Transformation "remains a necessity and a priority," new Defense Secretary Robert Gates said moments after being sworn in as the 22nd such cabinet member Dec. 18. Gates praised predecessor Donald Rumsfeld for his service and especially his emphasis on military transformation. He said that much had been accomplished in making the Defense Department more agile and expeditionary in warfighting, but "much" is left to do.
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