Sen. Chuck Hagel

Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker said that Defense Secretary nominee former Sen. Chuck Hagel may have 'temperament' issues. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)

GOP Sen. Corker: Chuck Hagel’s ‘Overall Temperament’ An Issue

A Republican senator says he thinks the issue of “overall temperament” will come up during former Sen. Chuck Hagel’s confirmation hearing to be defense secretary.


American support for Israel has shown a widening gap in partisan backing, a recent Pew Research Center survey finds. (Photo credit - AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Survey: GOP, Democrats Widen Divide On Support Of Israel

For decades, Americans have overwhelmingly sided with Israel more than Palestinians in the Middle East conflict but the partisan gap between Republicans and Democrats has widened in recent years.


President Barack Obama followed by Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., enters the Roosevelt Room of the White House on Dec. 21, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Dem Women Raising Concerns ‘Big Three Jobs’ In Obama Cabinet Will Be Taken By White Men

The composition of President Barack Obama’s second term Cabinet became clearer Wednesday, with Labor Secretary Hilda Solis resigning and three other members of the president’s team deciding to stay on amid concerns about diversity in Obama’s inner circle.


President Barack Obama nominates former Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb.,  to be Defense Secretary during an event in the East Room at the White House on Jan. 7, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Iran Hopes Hagel Nomination Will Improve Relations Between US, Tehran

Iran’s Foreign Ministry is backing President Barack Obama’s pick of former Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., as secretary of defense.


Former Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel is President Obama's pick for defense secretary. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Obama Picks Former GOP Sen. Hagel For Defense Secretary

Former Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel is President Barack Obama’s pick to be the next defense secretary.


Former Sen. Chuck Hagel speaks during the 2010 Atlantic Council awards dinner at the Ritz Carlton Hotel on April 28, 2010 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Report: Republican Hagel Being Considered For Defense Secretary

A former Republican senator is reportedly being considered as the next secretary of defense.