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Filibuster Broken: Senate Overwhelmingly Advances Hagel to Final Vote -- UPDATE: Hagel Confirmed

coveyrise Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 3:48 PM
Hagel will fit right in with the rest of Obama's yes men.
Luscious Lars Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 4:02 PM
Or would the plural of "poof" be "pooves", similar to "hoof" and "hooves"? Hmmm. That's an interesting question, even if it's my own question.


The Senate GOP's temporary opposition to President Obama's nominee for Defense Secretary is over.  Eighteen Republicans joined lock-step Democrats in clearing the way for an up-or-down vote on Chuck Hagel, whose confirmation later today is now all but assured.  Hagel's hostility toward our closest ally in the Middle East, offensive comments about "the Jews," embarrassing confirmation hearings,