2 Out of 3 Candidates on Secretary of Defense Shortlist Don’t Want the Job

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If you or someone you know would like to be the Secretary of Defense…

Bloodied Hagel Heads to the Pentagon

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The Senate confirms the Defense Secretary nominee — as the Republicans’ opposition crumbles.

Chuck Hagel’s Plan for U.S. Forces in ‘Palestine’

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The Secretary of Defense nominee proposed forced two-state solution and troop occupation.

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Does Anyone Actually Want Hagel for Secretary of Defense?

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In a Senate where McCain and Kerry can get along swimmingly despite their dramatic differences on Vietnam, where Lieberman can bridge both sides of the aisle, and where there is a good deal of collegiality, no one has much fondness for Hagel. Kerry, for all his faults, is expected to be easily confirmed. Hagel, on the other hand, is despised. Both men have similar politics, but different personalities. Where most Senators have made friends, Hagel seems to have left behind only enemies.