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Dem Senator: Hagel Will Be Confirmed

FairnessMan Wrote: Jan 15, 2013 11:47 AM
Check out the picture for this piece. Beware,when Obama is smiling, he is sticking it to this country. Hagel for Defense Secretary. Our enemies are very, very happy.

Granted, it's pretty rare these days for a Cabinet nominee to be unconfirmed; as happened to embattled UN Ambassador Susan Rice, controversial figures just don't get the nomination. But still, former Sen. Chuck Hagel, a Republican, has drawn bipartisan criticism for his controversial stances on issues ranging from homosexuality to Iran--and yet the Senate is likely to confirm him, per one of its admittedly reluctant members:

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) said on Sunday he believes former Sen. Chuck Hagel(R-Neb.) will be confirmed by the Senate as secretary of defense.

"I think Sen. Hagel will be approved,"...