It's not hard to understand why President-elect Barack ObamaBarack ObamaAppeals court overturns decision requiring EPA coal jobs report Obama ethics czar: Trump fundraiser at his DC hotel ‘illegal’ Trump greeted by protesters at campaign fundraiser MORE would pick former White House Chief of Staff Leon Panetta, who has no direct intelligence experience, to head the CIA, given that Obama himself won the White House with no executive experience under his belt,