February 11, 2013


Hagel Nomination Lingers

The Senate Armed Services Committee could vote on Chuck Hagel's nomination to be defense secretary as soon as Tuesday, "but Republican aides reacted to that idea by suggesting that some members could walk out in protest," Politico reports.

First Read notes that while Hagel still has the votes to be confirmed "any day that goes by when there's not a vote isn't a good day for him."










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