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CHUCK HAGEL CONFIRMATION
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America Needs a New Political Party
Jeffrey E. Schwarz
Co-Founder, Metropolitan Capital Advisors, Inc.
The two-party system has a long history in America, but is no longer serving the interests of our country.
Chuck Hagel Confirmation May Incur God's Judgment, Family Research Council Suggests
In a statement Tuesday, Oren wrote, "Under the Obama Administration, security ties between the United States and Israel have
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Secretary Hagel and the Senate's Massive Waste of Time
Political Analyst, former presidential campaign advisor and sp...
Consider what the Senate, which once dubbed itself "the world's greatest deliberative body," and a news media, which has greater access to information than at any time in history, didn't deal with just in the last few days of the anti-Hagel filibuster.
How Opposition Should Behave: After Chuck Hagel and John Bolton
Washington Editor at Large of The Atlantic and founder and sen...
After a battle it's important to show respect to those who were on the other side. They have different priorities. They see the world differently -- and it's important to understand that and salute their own magnanimity after this sort of skirmish.
Rachel Maddow To Senate Republicans About Chuck Hagel: 'Congratulations! You Won Nothing' (VIDEO)
(h/t Mediaite) She then offered her best reason and said, "Hulk Smash! Who knows?! The Republicans in the Senate pulled the
Chuck Hagel Confirmed As Secretary Of Defense
The U.S. Senate confirmed former Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.) as President Barack Obama's next secretary of defense by a 58 to 41 vote Tuesday, marking an end to one of the most drawn-out fights for a president's Cabinet pick.
Chuck Hagel Confirmed By Senate As Obama's Secretary Of Defense
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) said Tuesday the time had come. "The questions had been answered and it's time for a vote," he
Richard Shelby Plans To Vote For Chuck Hagel Confirmation
"He’s probably as good as we’re going to get," Shelby said of Hagel in a Wednesday speech, according to a report in the Decatur
Jon Stewart Hammers John McCain On Hagel, Benghazi Outrage; Calls Out Iraq Hypocrisy (VIDEO)
Jon Stewart has clearly had enough of Senator John McCain's grandstanding on Benghazi, so he took some time on Wednesday's
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'Friends of Hamas' and Why the GOP Can't Win the Internet
Senior Fellow, Media Matters for America
Tellingly, the fact that the scary sounding group doesn't exist didn't stop a right-wing site from pushing the tall tale; a tale that quickly ricocheted across the conservative media landscape and was touted as a deeply troubling development.
Daily News' Dan Friedman Claims He Inadvertently Started Chuck Hagel 'Friends Of Hamas' Rumor
The Daily News' Dan Friedman, who is a reporter in the paper's Washington bureau, published an article on Wednesday referring
Kerry and Hagel, Vietnam and Iraq
Joseph A. Palermo
Author, historian, professor
Kerry and Hagel (like Colin Powell) missed their historical moment. Had they opposed Bush's war they might have made a difference. Now perhaps they can use their cabinet posts to implement a policy or two of atonement.
John McCain: Chuck Hagel Will Likely Be Confirmed
The Senate is expected to take a final vote on Hagel's confirmation next week, following the President's Day holiday. "I'm
Lindsey Graham Skeptical About Chuck Hagel's Israel Views
"[The White House] wanted to force this issue, so I'm glad we have more time to look, and I'm glad he answered my question
The Red Rebs
comic, author, columnist, cheeseburger acolyte, former margari...
The GOP remains so obstinate and unwilling to give the White House even the tiniest of victories they filibustered a Cabinet appointment... from their own party.
Jim Inhofe, Chuck Hagel Critic, Was Once Not So Concerned About Hamas
When Senate Republicans blocked Chuck Hagel’s confirmation to be secretary of Defense this afternoon by voting against a
John McCain: Chuck Hagel Opposition Stems Partially From Attacks On Bush
The Arizona senator is one of 40 Republicans who voted against invoking cloture and ending the GOP filibuster on Hagel's
Chuck Hagel Confirmation: Senate Vote Fails To End Filibuster On Obama Pick
Thursday's vote marked the latest chapter in the controversy over Hagel, named as nominee for defense secretary by President
Republicans Mounting Filibuster Against Chuck Hagel: Harry Reid
"This isn't high school getting ready for a football game, or some play being produced at a high school," said Reid. "In
Susan Collins Says She Will Oppose Chuck Hagel Nomination, Doesn't Back Filibuster
By RICHARD LARDNER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Collins said in a statement that Hagel was unwilling to ask the European Union to
Roy Blunt Says GOP Has The Votes To Delay Chuck Hagel Confirmation
Blunt argued there has not been enough time to debate Hagel's confirmation and that "requests for more information" need
Chuck Hagel Confirmation Vote In Senate Armed Services Committee Gets Nominee To Full Senate
"We do not know, for example, if he received compensation for giving paid speeches at extreme or radical groups. In my view
Chuck Hagel Vote: Senate Armed Services Committee Meeting Tuesday On Obama Nominee
About a dozen Republicans have said they will oppose their former colleague, and several others have indicated they are likely
'SNL' Takes On Chuck Hagel Israel Comments In Unaired C-SPAN Spoof (VIDEO)
In the "SNL" parody, Republicans are portrayed as going over-the-top in giving Hagel a tough time for being, in their view
Last week's hearings in the Senate Armed Services Committee were supposed to be about the nomination of former Nebraska Senator Chuck Hagel to be secretary of defense. They were not.
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