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02/22/2013 10:43 am ET | Updated Apr 24, 2013

Is Senator Ted Cruz Our New McCarthy?

Last week, Texas Senator Ted Cruz's prosecutorial style of questioning Chuck Hagel, President Obama's nominee for Defense Secretary, came so close to innuendo that it raised eyebrows in Congress, even among his Republican colleagues. Senator Lindsey Graham, Republican of South Carolina, called Cruz's inquiry into Hagel's past associations "out of bounds, quite frankly."

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