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Chuck Hagel Slams the White House

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 20, 2015 at 5:00pm 12/20/2015 at 5:00pm

Chuck Hagel was Obama’s third Defense Secretary–the other two: Robert Gates and Leon Panetta–to leave his position under difficult circumstances.

As late as November 19, 2014, Hagel told Charlie Rose that he didn’t wake up in the morning worried about his job, and in less than a week, on the 24th of...

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Chuck Hagel resigning – fall guy for failed Obama policies

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 24, 2014 at 9:55am 11/24/2014 at 9:55am

It’s not like this was unexpected. Chuck Hagel long has become the fall guy for Obama administration international failures, as we first noted in connection with the Taliban-Bergdahl swap, Taliban-Bergdahl swap unpopular, so … blame Hagel.

The lone Republican in the cabinet, Hagel was supposed to lend credibility to Obama’s downsizing...

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Now they tell us: ISIS a threat to U.S.

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 22, 2014 at 6:30pm 8/22/2014 at 6:30pm

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey went into detail Thursday about the threat ISIL (“ISIS”) poses not only to minorities in the Middle East, but also to American interests both at home and abroad.

Via Fox News:

“Jim Foley’s...

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House hearing: Hagel defends Taliban-Bergdahl swap

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 7:10pm 6/11/2014 at 7:10pm

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, along with Defense Department General Counsel Stephen Preston, appeared Wednesday before the House Armed Services Committee for a hearing to address The May 31, 2014 Transfer of Five Senior Taliban Detainees.

The agreement to release those five detainees when the U.S. arranged to recover Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl from captivity...

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Taliban-Bergdahl swap unpopular, so … blame Hagel

http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/bergdahl-prisoner-swap-cbs-news-poll-shows-majority-say-u-s-gave-up-too-much/
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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 11:19am 6/10/2014 at 11:19am
http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/bergdahl-prisoner-swap-cbs-news-poll-shows-majority-say-u-s-gave-up-too-much/

The polling is pretty consistent that the public is not buying Obama’s spin on the trade of 5 senior Taliban Gitmo detainees for alleged deserter Bowe Bergdahl.

CBS News reports:

Just over a week after U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was freed by the Taliban, a CBS News Poll shows 45 percent of...

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