Among them are ex-Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, former Defense Secretary William Perry and former Secretary of State Warren Christopher.
Obama will consult with the group regularly between now and the Nov. 4 election in which he is facing Republican John McCain.
Other advisers are: Lee Hamilton, vice chairman of the 9/11 Commission; David Boren, former governor and senator from Oklahoma; Greg Craig, a former senior adviser to Albright; Richard Danzig, former secretary of the Navy; Eric Holder, deputy attorney general under Clinton; Sam Nunn, former senator from Georgia who chaired the Senate Armed Services Committee; and James Sternberg, deputy national security adviser to Clinton.
Yep, a change RIGHT BACK TO THE CLINTON YEARS! Woo hoo, that's some forward thinking right there! Back when taxes rose, incomes fell, the military was cut in half and terrorists attacked us at will because we never did anything about it!