Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 9:33 EDT

Latest commander in chief Stories

2013-05-22 12:22:18

COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced this week that Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime was one of five winners of the 2013 Commander in Chief's Annual Award for Installation Excellence. "Associates of this center have a proud tradition of excellence. Not only are they now a seven-time winner of the Commander in Chief's Award for Installation Excellence, they set a high standard throughout the Defense Logistics Agency that...

2010-11-07 00:16:24

The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre's (MCEC) chief executive Leigh Harry today announced the appointment of Leighton Wood as the deputy chief executive of the MCEC. Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 5, 2010 The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre's (MCEC) chief executive Leigh Harry today announced the appointment of Leighton Wood as the deputy chief executive of the MCEC. Commencing at the MCEC on 8 November 2010, Leighton will provide high level strategic support to the...

2010-10-12 08:30:00

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media and the Television Academy Foundation have partnered to create the first-ever Focus on Diversity and Gender Equality in Children's Media Award. The honor will be presented at the 32nd College Television Awards Gala which will take place April 9, 2011 at the Renaissance Hotel in Hollywood, Calif. Starting today, submissions are being accepted for all categories of the College Television Awards...

2008-07-20 15:00:02

By JOHN E MULLIGAN With Sen. Jack Reed at his side, the presidential candidate meets with an Afghan official not far from where Osama bin Laden escaped after 9/11. Sen. Barack Obama landed in Kabul yesterday on an extraordinary wartime fact-finding mission with a strong political dimension. The Democratic candidate for president has an opportunity to raise -- or diminish -- his standing as a potential commander in chief and to argue the case that Afghanistan, not Iraq, should be the...

2006-04-21 18:27:43

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actor Martin Sheen, star of NBC's departing White House drama "The West Wing," may not be the only TV president to leave office this season. ABC's "Commander in Chief," starring Oscar winner Geena Davis as the first woman to occupy the Oval Office, is in danger of prime-time impeachment after failing to reverse a steady ratings slide this season. Despite a renewed promotional push by the Walt Disney Co.-owned network, and a shift to a less...

2005-10-20 00:20:40

By Andrew Wallenstein LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - ABC has elected a full season for the new drama "Commander in Chief," ordering nine more episodes. "Chief" is the most-watched new series of the fall season, averaging 16.5 million total viewers to lead its 9 p.m. Tuesday slot. While second in the hour in 18-49, "Chief" is still up 10 percent in that demo from last year's 9-10 p.m. combination of "According to Jim" and "Rodney." "Chief" has managed to weather a regime change...

2005-09-23 17:50:40

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A new TV show starring Oscar-winner Geena Davis as America's first female president, juggling career and family while holding Republican enemies at bay, is drawing Internet fire from conservatives and feminists alike. But the big question among network executives is whether there is room enough in prime time for two White House dramas. "Commander In Chief" premieres on Tuesday on ABC following the return on Sunday of NBC's Emmy-winning White...

2005-07-28 02:22:58

By Paul J. Gough LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Both the creator and star of ABC's upcoming drama "Commander in Chief" are acknowledged Democrats, but they pledge that it is more of an "East Wing" type of show that won't dwell exclusively on political intrigue. "Commander in Chief" stars Geena Davis as a married mother and independent vice president who is thrust into power after the death of the Republican president, battling concerns by her predecessors' advisers and cabinet as well...