Charles Timothy "Chuck" Hagel is an American politician who served as a United
States ... It was the first time in U.S. history that a nominee for Secretary of
Defense ... On February 26, ...
Jan 7, 2013 ... How often does the US Senate reject presidential cabinet nominations? That
question comes up because President Obama on Monday ...
Jan 7, 2013 ... However, it's rare for the Senate to actually reject a cabinet nominee in a ... More
likely, the Obama administration would withdraw Hagel's nomination before a
vote ... The first high-profile cabinet rejection by the Senate was in 1834, when ...
member rejected for a cabinet position by the Senate in its history...
Jan 7, 2013 ... Hagel, but he will be treated fairly by Republicans in the Senate,” ... “I will not
support Chuck Hagel's nomination to the Department of Defense. ... the state of
Israel in our nation's history,” Graham said Sunday on CNN. ... The powerful
conservative Bill Kristol also plans to oppose Hagel's nomination as ...
Jan 8, 2013 ... They join Senator John Kerry, the Massachusetts Democrat and 2004 ...
presidential nominations for Supreme Court justices, cabinet officers, and agency
heads. ... Obama considered Brennan to lead the CIA when he assumed office
four ... Finally, the one nominee who might actually be in peril is Hagel, ...
Mar 5, 2013 ... That's when the so-called budget sequester cuts go into effect .... Republicans
wound up the political losers back then, but there does ..... The recent history of
second term presidents is not encouraging. ..... by the Senate and actual rejection
of nominees has occurred only a handful of times in U.S. history.
Feb 12, 2013 ... 'With respect to Chuck Hagel and – and [John] Brennan, at Defense and CIA ...
when the Senate considered nominees by Republican presidents. ... That
angered Levin, who rejected the notion of a different standard for Hagel than for
... to scuttle the nomination, though he told reporters he does not want to ...
Feb 23, 2013 ... We do have a say over the appointments of Hagel and Brennan. ... “We believe
that when Senator Hagel said that he was not an 'Israeli Senator,' that he ...... of
Chuck Hagel, President Obama's nominee for secretary of defense. .... Blasted
into history from a more colorful age, Hecht began his career as a ...
Feb 1, 2013 ... Does the president really deserve an up or down vote for his nominee if that ...
You are the only ones who can stop Senator Hagel's nomination. .... Note: In this
post when I talk about Republicans and Democrats I don't mean every single .....
Tales says: Regarding Hagel, Brennan and Lew, oppose them all.
Mar 8, 2013 ... Brennan was confirmed by the Senate on Mar. ... practice that Brennan once
supported but later came to oppose. ... His confirmation in 1991, as noted by a
history on the CIA's website, was ... How does this idiot get any yes votes? ....
Hagel, whose nomination I supported only in a lukewarm fashion, at least ...