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Senate confirms Hagel for defense secretary

February 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The vote Tuesday was 58-41, with four Republicans joining Democrats in backing President Barack Obama’s nominee.
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Obama to nominate Hagel for Pentagon

January 6, 2013 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON President Obama will nominate former Sen. Chuck Hagel, a Nebraska Republican and Vietnam veteran, to be secretary of defense as early as Monday, according to a person close to the process.
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