Tough questions face Obama's CIA nominee

February 7, 2013 1:59:23 PM PST
John Brennan, President Barack Obama's pick to be the new head of the CIA will likely face a lot of questions about the United States' drone program at his confirmation hearing.

Brennan is scheduled to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday.

Brennan, who helped manage the drone program, is expected to be grilled about strikes targeting American terrorists overseas.