U.S. Senate confirms Hagel for defense secretary

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    globalwatcher

    Yey!! Let's move on.

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    SushiSake3

    All the Republicans did here by delaying Hagel's confirmation was remind Americans yet again why they are completely unfit to ever lead the nation again.

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    yabits

    All the Republicans did here by delaying Hagel's confirmation was remind Americans yet again why they are completely unfit to ever lead the nation again.

    Exactly right. A party in decline tends to let its most extremist kooks run the circus. Ted Cruz and James Inhofe are a disgrace to the Senate. At least John McCain and Lindsay Graham managed to act like adults at the end.

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    Chin4Sailor

    Finally we got rid of that dead-weight un-qualified loser Panetta... While he may have very well been a "nice guy," there were literally thousands of people more qualified to be secdef...

    Hagel is an Excellent pick.... Now just have to get rid of Napolitano and what's his name running Justice, and we may have a fairly competent set of Cabinet members...

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    Laguna

    There were two votes in the Senate yesterday: one for cloture and the second for approval.

    Rand Paul voted against cloture but for approval.

    He certainly is the Poster Boy for GOP Schizophrenia.

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    globalwatcher

    Chin4SailorFeb. 27, 2013 - 02:18PM JST

    Finally we got rid of that dead-weight un-qualified loser Panetta... While he may have very well been a "nice guy," there were literally thousands of people more qualified to be secdef...

    Hagel is an Excellent pick.... Now just have to get rid of Napolitano and what's his name running Justice, and we may have a fairly competent set of Cabinet members... - See more at: http://www.japantoday.com/category/world/view/u-s-senate-confirms-hagel-for-defense-secretary#comment_1515077

    Panetta and Napolitano were the best picks for the jobs. I am glad Napolitano is still in charge. She is a touch cookie.

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