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On nuclear weapons, Hagel
has some explaining to do

Daily Caller, by Rebeccah Heinrichs

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Posted By:abuela10, 1/31/2013 11:15:34 AM

Chuck Hagel, President Obama’s pick for the next secretary of defense, has begun his Senate confirmation hearings. Reports indicate the nominee believes he has some explaining to do regarding his position on the U.S. nuclear force. Small wonder: Mr. Hagel is one of six co-authors of the radical Global Zero Commission Report, which advocates for cuts so deep to the force it would bring the U.S. far below Russian levels and could tempt China to sprint to parity or superiority.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 1/31/2013 11:56:48 AM     (No. 9150588)

Hagel has been given the questions to be asked and his answers have been rehearsed. This will be the typical donkey and elephant show on Capitol Hill. We`ll probably see the same 3 GOP senators vote no as they did on Kerry`s nomination. The rest will blindly follow, then howl when Hagel does something stupid.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/31/2013 12:52:00 PM     (No. 9150703)

It´s all slow pitch and the fences have been moved way in.

He´s the next DOD czar.

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