National Security Brief: Top Republican Calls Hagel 'Smart' & 'Capable'

From ThinkProgress Thu Jan 31 2013, 08:50:03

The top Republican in the Senate, Mitch McConnell (R-KY) provided a boost to Chuck Hagel's chances of becoming the next Secretary of Defense just ahead of hearings on his nomination today, telling Yahoo News that the former Republican senator from Nebraska is a "smart, capable guy." "He's had a lot of opinions. He was particularly [...]

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