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Hagel Confirmation

Joshua Hersh

Chucky's Revenge: Hagel's Confirmation Battle Wounds Could Linger At Pentagon

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 02.27.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- If there's one thing Tom Korologos has learned in four decades of advising officials through sometimes bruising confirmation battles, it...

Press Yawns While Partisan Republicans Shred Cabinet Confirmation Process

Eric Boehlert | Posted 04.15.2013 | Media
Eric Boehlert

Sometimes it seems the Beltway press will do anything to avoid blaming Republicans for their wildly obstructionist ways. It's a pattern of timidity that has marked Obama's time in Washington, D.C.

Bruised Hagel Emerges With Solid Support

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 04.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House on Friday dismissed criticism of Chuck Hagel's hesitant congressional testimony and insisted that it expects the Se...

David Wood

Chuck Hagel, Armed Services Committee Leave Out Strategy Post-Sequester

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 01.31.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In roughly eight hours of often heated discussions with the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday, defense secretary-nominee Chuck Ha...

Chuck Hagel's Early -- But formative -- Days

David Wood | Posted 03.16.2013 | Politics
David Wood

These tidbits from David Hendee's wonderful profile of Chuck Hagel in the Omaha World Herald, may never come up in the confirmation hearings, but they...