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Mon Feb 4, 2013, 03:21 PM

McConnell not ruling out Hagel filibuster, says opposition to nominee ‘intensifying’ [View all]

Source: The Hill

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) refused to rule out a GOP filibuster of former Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.) in an interview with a local Kentucky TV station this weekend.


McConnell said it was “not clear yet” whether Hagel’s confirmation to become President Obama’s next Defense secretary would be filibustered, and he said opposition to Hagel was “intensifying.”


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I am not usually much of a Reid critic, but in this case "you gave us hell, Harry"

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