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Why Republicans don't want Hagel


By tovarichpeter   Follow   Sun, 10 Feb 2013, 3:08am PST   181 views   1 comment
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http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/vets-see-promise-in-hagel-and-his-short-va-tenure/2013/02/07/f4001f12-6fd6-11e2-ac36-3d8d9dcaa2e2_story.html?wpisrc=emailtoafriend

When Chuck Hagel was appointed deputy administrator of the Veterans Administration by the Reagan administration in September 1981, few expected he would make waves. Hagel, who had worked on Ronald Reagan’s presidential campaign and served as vice chairman of the presidential inauguration committee, “might be expected to toe the company line,” The Washington Post wrote in reporting his appointment.

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MMR   Sun, 10 Feb 2013, 7:48am PST   Share   Quote   Permalink   Like   Dislike (2)     Comment 1

I thought it was because he criticized several people, notably McCain on going into Iraq to destroy presumed WMD stockpiles.

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