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Chuck Hagel Won't Withdraw Despite High Chance of Nomination Defeat

FairnessMan Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 5:06 PM
HBB: Hagel is a clueless, ignorant, stupid, mumbling, incoherent left wing ahole and so are you. The closest people like he and you should be to the military is cleaning latrines in a military barracks.

Chuck Hagel's nomination for Defense Secretary is looking pretty grim as Senator Harry Reid desperately tries to cobble together 60 votes for his confirmation as a possible Republican filibuster looms.

Senate Republicans are following through on their threat to filibuster former Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.), President Barack Obama's nominee for defense secretary, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said Thursday morning.

"It is tragic that they have decided to filibuster this qualified nominee," said Reid. "It is really unfortunate."

The significance of Reid's announcement wasn't immediately clear, as he gave...