Gates Leaves Boy Scouts Presidency, Defends Gay Adults PolicyOn Thursday, Robert Gates finished his two-year term by arguing the Scouts had overcome that challenge and were ready to reverse years of membership declines.
Boy Scouts Set To Lift Ban On Gay LeadersThe Boy Scouts of America on Monday are expected to lift their longstanding ban on gay leaders. This marks a turning point for the Irving based organization.
Boy Scouts Exec. Committee OKs Ending Ban On Gay LeadersResolution would end the organization's blanket ban on gay adult leaders and let individual scout units set their own policy.
Gates Says He Would Have Allowed Gay Adults In Boy Scouts The new president of the Irving-based Boy Scouts of America, Robert Gates, said Friday that he would have moved last year to allow openly gay adults in the organization — a step further than the Scouts ultimately took.
Boy Scouts Expected To Announce Gates As New PresidentThe Boy Scouts of America is expected to formally confirm former Defense Secretary Robert Gates as its new president.
Gates Back At Texas A&M On Book TourFormer Texas A&M president Robert Gates is returning to Aggieland to promote his recently released book about his nearly five-year tenure as the nation's defense secretary.
Former Defense Secretary Criticizes "Controlling Nature" Of Obama AdministrationFormer CIA Director Robert Gates is releasing a new memoir in he which sharply criticizes the "controlling nature" of President Obama’s national security team.
Boy Scouts Name Robert Gates As Volunteer President Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates has been named the next president of the Boy Scouts of America. The Irving-based organization announced Gates' appointment to the volunteer position Wednesday.
Gates & Panetta Question Syria StrategyPresident Obama's first two defense secretaries questioned his Syria strategy and said they would have told him not to seek approval for a strike on President Assad's forces.
2 Former Defense Secretaries In DallasTwo former Secretaries of Defense, Robert Gates and Leon Panetta, are scheduled to speak to a Dallas audience one day after a mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard.
Former Defense Secretary Robert Gates Speaks At UNTFormer defense secretary Robert Gates told a crowd at UNT on Wednesday that Congress must not ask for more defense cuts.
Robert Gates To Speak About 9/11 At UNTFormer U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates is set to speak at the University of North Texas as part of a week of 9/11 memorial events.