Charles Timothy "Chuck" Hagel is an American politician who was the 24th
United States Secretary of Defense for two years in the Obama administration. He
previously served as United States...
Jan 7, 2013 ... How often does the US Senate reject presidential cabinet nominations? That
question comes up because President Obama on Monday ...
Chapter 10: Cabinet Nominations Rejected or Withdrawn ... In its history, the
Senate has confirmed 123 Supreme Court nominations and well over 500
Cabinet ... When the federal Constitutional Convention assembled at
Philadelphia in 1787, ...
Jan 8, 2013 ... History Dept. ..... President Barack Obama is headed into battle with the Senate
over his ... about Chuck Hagel, his controversial nominee for defense secretary.
... And senior Republicans are seeking to delay the nomination of John Brennan
to ... “When the president chooses to pick a fight or to go through a ...
Feb 14, 2013 ... GOP senators pin vote on Obama nominee to the release of more information ...
The nomination of John Brennan as CIA director is also being delayed; the
Senate ... A president's pick for a Cabinet post usually requires only a majority
vote, ... for defense secretary for the first time in the country's history.
Mar 5, 2013 ... Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell is guiding the ... That's when the so-
called budget sequester cuts go into effect .... Republicans wound up the political
losers back then, but there does ..... oppose his nomination as President Obama's
secretary of defense. ... Fight over Brennan Also Possible.
Jan 6, 2013 ... President Barack Obama with Senator Chuck Hagel in 2009; Hagel is ... Obama
to nominate Hagel as defence secretary and Brennan as ... key question is
whether Democrats will help neocons oppose him .... Yep that is what fear does.
.... Hagel nomination and Obama's "desire for a bipartisan cabinet" is .....
Jan 8, 2013 ... They join Senator John Kerry, the Massachusetts Democrat and 2004
presidential ... gambling, drinking and womanising and the Democratic majority
rejected him. ... Obama considered Brennan to lead the CIA when he assumed
office four ... Finally, the one nominee who might actually be in peril is Hagel, ...
When the U.S. Senate finally confirmed Chuck Hagel to head the ... campaign
against John Brennan and Chuck Hagel, President Obama's nominees to lead
Aug 13, 2016 ... Predecessor, Chuck Hagel (R) ... See also: Rand Paul filibuster of John
Brennan's CIA Nomination in March 2013 ... Holder wrote, "Does the president
have the authority to use a ... During the shutdown in October 2013, the Senate
rejected, down party lines, .... Mike Johanns Campaign Contribution History.