President Bush has accepted Donald Rumsfeld's resignation as Secretary of Defense. His chosen replacement is former CIA Director Robert Gates. Asked if new leadership means a new direction at the Pentagon, President Bush acknowledged that he and Secretary Rumsfeld agreed that "sometimes it's necessary to have a fresh perspective."
Bush Says He'll Work with Democrats; Rumsfeld Resigns
David Sanger - National Security Correspondent for the New York Times - @SangerNYT, Jeff Stein - National Security Editor for Congressional Quarterly, Joe Galloway - Nationally syndicated columnist for McClatchy newspapers, Thomas Hammes - Retired Marine Colonel