SecDef Robert Gates at Lockheed Martin Factory

Tuesday - 9/1/2009, 5:25pm EDT

Taking a look at the Joint Strike Fighter program was the reason Defense Secretary Robert Gates was in Texas yesterday, but the media asked him to comment on the report on Afghanistan Gen. Stanley McChrystal delivered to military leaders and the White House. Secretary Gates answered a few questions, although he stipulated several times that he had yet to read the report.