Faces of Obama's cabinet

Published: Mar 18 2013 03:23:01 PM EDT   Updated On: Dec 02 2014 11:21:53 AM EST

Ashton Carter, the Pentagon's former second-in-command, appears poised to become the next Defense Secretary. Take a look at other faces in Obama's Cabinet.

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Ashton Carter, the former second-in-command at the Pentagon, is President Barack Obama's top choice to replace outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, several administration officials told CNN Tuesday. Hagel announced his resignation last week, but has said he will stay on until his successor is confirmed by the Senate. Check out other members of Obama's cabinet:

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