Chuck hagel floundered through his confirmation hearing last month, limped out of committee on a bitter partisan vote on tuesday and may barely squeak through the senate later this week to become the next secretary of defense if he overcomes republican filibuster threats and hits a 60-vote. New: partisan exchanges punctuate first congressional hearing on bergdahl deal secretary hagel says bergdahl swap was last, best chance to get him out the deal was fully consistent with us law, hagel testifies. Defense secretary chuck hagel told skeptical lawmakers that a unique set of dynamics prevented the white house from telling congress a congressional hearing.
Chuck hagel israel’s expertise comes from experience not rhetoric john kerry said this during an anti-war congressional hearing on april 22. Defense secretary chuck hagel told a contentious congressional hearing on wednesday the exchange of five taliban leaders for war prisoner bowe bergdahl was an imperfect decision that eroded trust with congress but he denied it involved negotiating with terrorists. As prepared / embargoed until delivery 6/11/2014 1 secretary of defense chuck hagel hearing on the transfer of detainees house armed services committee.
In an exclusive interview, chuck hagel said the obama administration micromanaged the pentagon, stabbed him in the back on the way out — and still. At a grueling, all-day hearing, senators challenge former senator chuck hagel, president barack obamas pick for secretary of defense, about his past postions and outspoken comments.
Chuck hagel deserves fair hearing for too often this gargantuan machine’s resources are used as economic development projects for states and congressional. After a lacerating battle in congress that saw his record bashed, his foreign policy knowledge criticized and even a “cozy” familiarity with america’s enemies alleged, chuck hagel limps into the pentagon as the 24th us secretary of defense.
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