Chuck Hagel was sworn into office as the 24th Secretary of Defense this morning at the Pentagon by Michael L. Rhodes, DoD Director of Administration and Management. His wife, Lilibet, held the Bible during the oath.
Secretary Hagel will address Pentagon employees at 10:30 a.m. ET. You can watch it live here: http://www.defense.gov/live/
DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Chad J. McNeeley