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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Chuck Hagel arrives in Afghanistan on 1st visit as US defense secretary - @AP

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Photo: Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel looks towards Obama during his 1st Cabinet meeting at the White House - via @dougmillsnyt

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John Brennan nominated as CIA director

Senate Republicans: Confirmation of CIA chief nomination John Brennan to be easier than that of Chuck Hagel - @thehill

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

New US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says in 1st address to staff that the US needs to build relationships and engage with allies - @AP

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

US Defense Secretary Hagel makes unscheduled visit to Pentagon 9/11 Memorial, shortly after being sworn in - @fpnatsec

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Live video: New US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel makes his 1st address to staff at the Pentagon - @NBCNews

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Chuck Hagel sworn in as US defense secretary - @AP

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Lt. Gen. Waldhauser gives Chuck Hagel his first salute as he arrives at Pentagon, first day as Defense Secretary. http://t.co/I4GhUmhrkI

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Update: Final vote to confirm Chuck Hagel as Defense Secretary was 58-41 - @AP

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Majority of U.S. Senate votes to confirm ex-Sen. Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense; voting continues - via broadcast

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

U.S. Senate votes on Chuck Hagel as Defense Secretary - live video

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

US Senate vote on Chuck Hagel defense secretary nomination set for 4:30 p.m. today - @rollcallpols

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

US Senate votes to advance Chuck Hagel's nomination for defense secretary, 71-27; final vote to be scheduled - live video

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Live video: US Senate reconsidering failed cloture vote on nomination of Chuck Hagel as defense secretary - @NBCNews

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Sen. John McCain: Hagel likely to get up-or-down vote on Pentagon nomination soon - @thehill

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Bob Dole releases statement supporting Hagel: 'Chuck Hagel will be an exceptional leader at an important time' - @ZekeJMiller

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

White House rejects GOP senators' request to withdraw Hagel - @YahooNews

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

Notably absent from the Hagel letter: Sens. John McCain and Kelly Ayotte

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

14 GOP senators sign letter asking Obama for withdrawal of Hagel nomination - @washingtonpost

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Obama nominates Chuck Hagel for defense secretary

GOP Sen. Shelby tells Decatur Daily he's a yes vote on Hagel, barring any surprises between now and likely Tuesday vote

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