PBS NewsHour Did Embattled Confirmation Process Weaken Hagel?
Did Embattled Confirmation Process Weaken New Defense Secretary Hagel? Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Did Embattled Confirmation Process Weaken Hagel?
The Senate voted to confirm former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel as the next defense secretary by a vote of 58-41, after 18 Republicans joined with Democrats to end a filibuster blocking the nominee. Judy Woodruff talks to Mark Thompson of Time magazine about whether the confirmation fight affects Hagel at the start of his tenure.
Premiere Date: 02/26/2013
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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