On February 14, 2013, Senate Republicans denied Democrats the 60 votes
needed to end the debate on Hagel's nomination and proceed to a final vote,
citing the need ..... He wrote that "There...
Nov 24, 2014 ... Republicans voted to block Hagel's nomination initially, ... All three have been
easily confirmed by the Senate, with Carter approved ...
Feb 4, 2013 ... Senator McCain opposes blocking tactics on Hagel vote ... "I do not support a
filibuster," the Arizona Republican told reporters at the Capitol. "I don't think it's ...
Hagel is believed to have enough votes for committee approval.
Feb 11, 2013 ... Chuck Hagel might not have much to worry about with regards to Sen. ... Hagel's
nomination to a full Senate vote, potentially damaging "the ...
Feb 14, 2013 ... Opposition to the former Nebraska senator, a Republican who has supported
Democratic ... 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
Secretary nominee. Hagel won 58 votes for confirmation, falling just two short of
the 60 ... Former U.S. Senator Chuck Hagel has come under fire from his ...
Hagel's nomination in hopes a tough nomination fight will weaken .....
Feb 14, 2013 ... The Senate's vote to send Hagel's nomination to an up-or-down vote ... "GOP
leadership has informed us that they will deny us the 60 votes ...
Jan 6, 2013 ... The Real Reason Republicans Hate Hagel. It has more to do with President
Obama than the former senator from Nebraska. By Fred Kaplan .... Hillary Clinton
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Jan 11, 2007 ... Republican Hagel calls it 'blunder'; Democrats expect to pass resolution ... (
bipartisan passage) will be the beginning of the end of the war in Iraq,” Senate ...
“We expect to have 60” votes needed to block a filibuster, Reid said, ...
Jan 31, 2013 ... Hagel said, “I didn't have in mind a single person," and did not identify any policy
the ... As a senator, Hagel voted for the congressional resolution ...... illegal
immigrants...the republicans will block any attempt to permit them to ...