On February 14, 2013, Senate Republicans denied Democrats the 60 votes
needed ... On February 26, 2013, the Senate voted for cloture on Hagel's
nomination and ..... He wrote that "There wil...
Feb 15, 2013 ... Republican lawmakers have delayed a vote on Chuck Hagel's ... and block the
Senate from holding a final passage vote on Senator Hagel's ... Chuck Hagel,
who richly deserves to get a vote on the floor of the Senate, will be ...
Feb 14, 2013 ... Senate Republicans block vote on confirming Hagel as defense chief ... who has
said he will remain in his post until his successor is in place but is ... Even some
Democrats have said he appeared unprepared and at times ...
Feb 10, 2013 ... Democrats have said they do not believe procedural efforts to block a vote on
Hagel in the Senate will be successful. They also are confident ...
Feb 14, 2013 ... WASHINGTON - The persistent opposition by Senate Republicans to Chuck
Hagel's ... or a traitor, then that's bound to have an effect on the mood of the
proceedings." ... The delay means Hagel will miss a NATO defense ministers'
meeting in ... Republicans successfully block vote on Hagel nomination
Feb 14, 2013 ... Republicans block Chuck Hagel's confirmation in first ever filibuster of a Defense
... “Republicans have made an unfortunate choice to ratchet up the level of ...
GOP senators said they voted to block a procedural measure to take up the ...
Hagel's nomination in hopes a tough nomination fight will weaken him ...
Feb 13, 2013 ... Collins would not, however, join in filibuster to block vote ... today that she will
oppose the confirmation of Senator Chuck Hagel to become Secretary of
Defense. ... A nuclear-armed Iran would have grave consequences for the ... “I
am not, however, aware of any other Republican Senator blocking that bill.
Feb 11, 2013 ... Republicans have used the deadly Sept. ... Tuesday to advance Hagel's
nomination to a full Senate vote, potentially damaging "the committee's ...
Feb 26, 2013 ... Now that the Senate has voted to break the Republican filibuster of ... “Send us
Hagel and we will make sure every American knows he is an anti-Semite. ... In
the days leading up to Hagel's nomination, Republicans appeared to have ... to
pull Hagel — despite still not having the votes to block confirmation.
Feb 1, 2013 ... Richard Burr announced that they would vote against Hagel. About a dozen
Republicans have said they will oppose their former colleague ... be stunned if
Republicans tried to block the nomination of a decorated Vietnam ...