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Sen. Graham: Chuck Hagel ‘Seems Clueless’ On Iran

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham said Tuesday Chuck Hagel “seems clueless” on U.S. policy toward Iran and he urged the Obama administration to reconsider its defense secretary nominee.


Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell raised the possibility of a filibuster against defense secretary Chuck Hagel's nomination. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Sen. McConnell Raises Possibility Of Filibuster Against Chuck Hagel

The Senate Republican leader is raising the possibility of a filibuster of President Barack Obama’s nomination of Chuck Hagel to be defense secretary.


MSNBC host Chris Hayes accused GOP senators of cheaply "bullying" defense secretary nominee Chuck Hagel at his confirmation hearing. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

MSNBC Host Accuses GOP Senators Of ‘Bullying’ Chuck Hagel

MSNBC anchor Chris Hayes responded to Defense Secretary nominee Chuck Hagel’s Senate hearing by saying that GOP senators had a “seething theatrical contempt” for the former Nebraska senator.