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Just One Question for the President

Maureen101 Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 10:17 AM
Couldn't it be as simple as zero nominating a Republican on purpose so he can blame the Repubs if Hagel's not confirmed? It will add to his 2nd term agenda of saying the Repubs block him at every turn.

Chuck Hagel has been answering questions today on the Hill, and there's bipartisan agreement that he's not doing a very good job.

Courtesy of the Washington Free Beacon, here are Hagel's 7 Worst Moments in round one of questioning from the Senate Armed Services Committee.

There's no denying that many of his Hagel's views -- on Israel, the surge, Iran and nuclear disarmament -- are, to put it charitably, hard to justify.  He even opposed President Obama's surge in Afghanistan.  So after all the questions Hagel's been fielding, there's just one for President Obama: Why choose him for...