Hagel receives harsh confirmation hearings|
Former Nebraska United States Senator Chuck Hagel tells the Senate Armed Services Committee the nation stands at a crossroads during his confirmation hearings as Secretary of Defense. Senator Fischer gets her chance to Hagel during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee. Fischer asks Hagel if he agrees with a report issued by the group Ground Zero, a report he co-authored. Hagel says the dangers and human demands will grow as the world's population grows and says America must be wise in how it deploys its power.