Now: Chuck Hagel at His Nomination Hearing
The defense secretary nominee is getting grilled
At long last, former Nebraska Senator Chuck Hagel is sitting before the Senate Armed Services Committee as the hearing for his defense secretary nomination convened. Questions about Israel, Iran, defense spending, and terrorism are likely to remain the contentious hearing’s biggest themes.
If you’re so inclined, there’s live video on the Times feed, here.
Today’s release of a scathing United Nations report is the latest step