Hagel Senate Confirmation Hearing (with Video)

By Nina Settappa

February 13, 2013 Updated Feb 13, 2013 at 9:25 AM EDT

WASHINGTON, D.C. (www.incnow.tv) – A Senate confirmation hearing for former Senator Chuck Hagel, the President’s nominee for Defense Secretary took place Tuesday.

The Senate Armed Services Committee placed Hagel on the hot seat with tough questioning about past statements. In a 14 to 11 party line vote with 1 vote remaining, Hagel’s nomination will now go to the full Senate for a confirmation vote.

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