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Posts Tagged: Hagel Unqualified

February 28, 2013 1:48 am
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The US, Israel and the Politics of Dumb

As Barack Obama gets ready to visit Israel, it is worth noting how much he and Benjamin Netanyahu have in common.  Both were re-elected with...

February 25, 2013 3:13 am
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McCain Expects Hagel Confirmation This Week

Politico - Sen. John McCain said Sunday he expects former Sen. Chuck Hagel to be confirmed by the full Senate this week as the...

January 29, 2013 1:05 am
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Senator Vitter Raises Questions in Letter to Chuck Hagel

The Weekly Standard - The Weekly Standard previously noted Senator David Vitter's offense at Chuck Hagel's "suggestion that my support of Israel is somehow...

January 28, 2013 11:32 pm
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Criticism Mounts Over Hagel’s Iran Views Amid Connections to Progressive Foundation

Secretary of Defense nominee Chuck Hagel is facing criticism from conservative groups over his connection to the progressive Ploughshares Foundation. The Ploughshares Foundation grants...

January 22, 2013 1:55 am
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American Jewish Leaders Meet With Chuck Hagel

JTA - Top Jewish organizational leaders met with Chuck Hagel, President Obama's defense secretary nominee, and Vice President Joe Biden. A four-sentence statement Monday issued...

January 14, 2013 12:43 am
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Opinion: Why Iran Supports Chuck Hagel

President Obama's nomination of Chuck Hagel was meant to send a message, and it has: That President Obama is not serious about stopping ...

January 10, 2013 3:39 pm
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Does Chuck Hagel Have Enough Friends in the Senate?

Politico - Chuck Hagel probably never thought he'd have to win a popularity contest in the Senate. Maybe that's why he wasn't terribly careful about whom...

Culture

The Christian, Nebraskan Roots of the Modern Jewish Arbor Day

JNS.org - It’s a little-known quirk of timing and history that the transformation of Tu B’Shvat, which falls on February 11...

Features

Donald Trump Should Buy a Suit From This Holocaust Survivor

Although it seems trivial to critique the clothing of a politician, GQ, Stephen Colbert and even a tailor from London all recently commented on President Donald Trump's...

US-Israel Cybersecurity Ties Grow as Common Enemies Take Battle Online

JNS.org -- New legislation brokering American-Israeli collaboration in cybersecurity has further cemented the Jewish...

In Surprise Discovery, Israeli Archaeologists Uncover 12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave

JNS.org - In a surprise discovery, Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a 12th cave that...

World

Jewish Group Calls on Canadian Government to ‘Finally Get Serious Abo...

The Canadian government must “finally get serious about addressing antisemitism,” the CEO of the country’s branch of a prominent Jewish...

Israel

Israeli Foreign Ministry Launches ‘Soft Diplomacy’ Initiative t...

As part of its “soft public diplomacy” efforts, the Israeli Foreign Ministry embarked this week on a new program to...

Middle East

Israel’s UN Envoy Calls on Security Council to ‘Publicly Condem...

The Security Council must “publicly condemn” Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah’s recent threat to strike vital infrastructure sites in Israel in...

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