Hagel wins confirmation to lead Pentagon

Quicklink submitted by Sheila Samples     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; , Add Tags

View Ratings | Rate It


Become a Fan
  (39 fans)
Image uploaded from a quicklink Chuck Hagel won confirmation Tuesday to become defense secretary over objections to his views on Middle East security and the administration's handling of an attack on a U.S. consulate in Libya. On a 58 to 41 vote, the Senate confirmed the former GOP senator as four Republicans joined 54 Democrats in approving Hagel, ending a nearly two-month battle that included an unprecedented filibuster against the nominee.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At bit.ly

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -



The time limit for entering new comments on this Quicklink has expired.

This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
No comments