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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...

Will Republicans go nuclear? - Politico

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Nov 24, 2014 ... Republicans voted to block Hagel's nomination initially, ... All three have been easily confirmed by the Senate, with Carter approved ...

Senator McCain opposes blocking tactics on Hagel vote | Reuters

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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.

Will Republicans block Chuck Hagel over Benghazi? - The Week

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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 ...

Senate GOP delays vote on Defense nominee Chuck Hagel - latimes

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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

GOP blocks Hagel's confirmation in unprecedented filibuster - NY ...

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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 .....

Chuck Hagel Confirmation Vote: Reid Slams Republicans ...

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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 ...

Chuck Hagel for Secretary of Defense: Republicans wants to block ...

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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 Told the Truth About Her Iraq War Vote · Super PACs Are Already ...

Senate opposition to Bush plan grows - politics | NBC News

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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, ...

Under fire from Republicans, Hagel ends marathon confirmation ...

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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 ...

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GOP Blocks Vote in Senate on Hagel for Defense Post

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Feb 14, 2013 ... G.O.P. Blocks Vote in Senate on Hagel for Defense Post .... Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky has said he will place a hold on the nomination of ...

Senate Republicans block Hagel nomination – for now | Fox News

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Feb 14, 2013 ... Senate Republicans threaten to block Hagel's confirmation ... Senate and have the numbers to confirm Hagel on a majority vote, ... "Chuck Hagel had nothing to do with the attack on Bengahzi," he said Thursday on the floor.

Republicans block Chuck Hagel's nomination for defense secretary ...

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Feb 14, 2013 ... GOP senators pin vote on Obama nominee to the release of more ... Obama would have called, but the Libyans were trying to do the right thing ...

Senate Republicans filibuster Hagel nomination - The Washington ...

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Feb 14, 2013 ... Both sides still think the former GOP senator from Nebraska will be ... for not trying hard enough to block Obama's Pentagon nominee. ... time to consider Senator Hagel's nomination, and I will vote to have an up-or-down vote.

Senate votes to confirm Hagel | TheHill

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Feb 26, 2013 ... In a 58-41 vote, the Senate confirmed Hagel as Defense chief and ended a ... Hagel will also have to mend relationships with skeptical Republicans who .... how they were going to block Hagel........... wait,,,, it was yesterday.