Defense industry gave little to Chuck Hagel
After the president announced his nomination, Chuck Hagel was congratulated last week by the man he would replace, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta.
Posted: Monday, January 14, 2013 12:00 am
Defense secretary nominee Chuck Hagel collected relatively little in political contributions from the defense industry as a senator from Nebraska.
The industry gave less than 1 percent of the $11.35 million that Hagel raised for two Senate campaigns and a committee he established to support other candidates.
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Monday, January 14, 2013 12:00 am.