Last week, the Senate failed to confirm Chuck Hagel for Secretary of State, but for the wrong reasons: because some Republican senators, such as John McCain and Lindsey Graham, have demanded more information on last year’s terrorist attack on Benghazi and are holding up Hagel’s nomination until they get that information. Sen. John Cornyn, for [...]
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As Washington insiders argue the finer points on the merits (and demerits) of having Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense, the man himself had been running around for years proving that he probably isn’t the best option for the position. His abysmal performance in the confirmation hearings aside, Hagel has been wandering around proving his [...]
Lindsey Graham on the possible confirmation of Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense: ‘This Is an In-Your-Face Nomination by the President’… Graham goes on to say that if Chuck Hagel is confirmed as Secretary of Defense, he “would be the most antagonistic secretary of defense toward the state of Israel in our nation’s history.”