Chuck Hagel
Dec 2015

Checking for the knife?

Jan 2015

“Nobody can do anything to him now — he’s leaving.”

A fire sale at Gitmo?

Ed Morrissey Jan 02, 2015 5:01 PM

“Full throttle.”

Dec 2014

Last one still on the island.

Nov 2014

“I do not think they’re looking for someone more aggressive and independent.”

Thankless work.

Newest candidate for SecDef: Jeh Johnson?

How the NY Times whitewashed their Hagel coverage

Jazz Shaw Nov 25, 2014 7:21 PM


“He was the bottleneck.”

Time to play Who Wants To Be A Defense Secretary

Ed Morrissey Nov 24, 2014 4:01 PM

Awkward dude-hug included in benefit plan.

Blame shifting.

Breaking: Hagel fired? Update: Yes

Ed Morrissey Nov 24, 2014 9:16 AM

“He wasn’t up to the job.”

An insult revealed.

Oct 2014

“Not consensus, but confusion.”

Sep 2014

Chelsea Manning sues Chuck Hagel

Jazz Shaw Sep 27, 2014 11:31 AM

Daze in court

Can it long stand?

Congress to grill Kerry, Hagel on that point this week.

A terrorist threat like any other?

Aug 2014

From “jayvees” to “beyond anything that we’ve seen” in seven months?

“What will happen is that they will die, especially the children, the kids.”

Jun 2014

US intel caught by surprise by ISIS sweep in Iraq?

Ed Morrissey Jun 13, 2014 8:31 AM

Looking for the last plane out.

“This was an extraordinary situation.”

Hagel to get grilled on Capitol Hill today.

Fall guy.

Executive power all the rage these days …

May 2014

Plus Seattle added to the list?

What other options are there?

Apr 2014

Video: Ukraine digging in on the Russian border

Ed Morrissey Apr 05, 2014 5:31 PM

Are Pacific Rim allies getting nervous?

Video: Russia raises gas prices 80% for Ukraine

Ed Morrissey Apr 04, 2014 10:41 AM

Hagel: We didn’t misjudge Putin … but we’re not clear on his motivations.

Feb 2014

McCain: Pentagon cuts a big mistake

Ed Morrissey Feb 25, 2014 12:01 PM

Funding the mission.

Oct 2013
Jul 2013

The return of the sequester monster

Jazz Shaw Jul 14, 2013 6:31 PM


Jun 2013
Apr 2013

Heinous and cowardly.

With moderate confidence.

Mar 2013

“We are not looking for war.”

Feb 2013


No surprise: Hagel wins cloture vote easily

Allahpundit Feb 26, 2013 1:21 PM

Confirmation next.