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Chuck Hagel Sexual Assault

Hagel: New Officers Need To Help Eliminate Sexual Assault

AP | By BRIAN WITTE | Posted 07.23.2014 | Politics

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Friday that new officers will be counted on to lead the fight against sexual assault, remai...

Dem: Strip Military Of Authority To Prosecute Sexual Assault Cases

AP | DONNA CASSATA and RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 08.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Ambitious legislation to stanch the growing number of sexual assaults in the armed forces by overhauling the military justice syste...

Amanda Terkel

Sexual Assault Prevention Workers Saved From Pentagon Furloughs | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.22.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has exempted sexual assault prevention workers from the Pentagon's mandatory furloughs this year. Hage...

Hagel To Review Controversial Military Sex Assault Case

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 05.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A case involving an Air Force general who dismissed charges against a lieutenant colonel convicted of sexual assault will be review...

Laura Bassett

Progressives Respond To Chuck Hagel's Abortion Record | Laura Bassett | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama's decision to nominate former Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.) for Secretary of Defense has generated controversy for several reasons,...