Tribune photo by Terrence Antonio James
December 1, 2008
President-elect Barack Obama takes questions after announcing his national security team at a press conference in Chicago. From left: Attorney General-designate Eric Holder; Homeland Security Secretary-designate Janet Napolitano; Defense Secretary Robert Gates; Vice President-elect Joe Biden; Obama; Secretary of State-designate Hillary Rodham Clinton; National Security Adviser-designate Ret. Marine Gen. James Jones; and United Nations Ambassador-designate Susan Rice.