McCain criticizes Hagel over Iraq surge (Video)

Republican Chuck Hagel, President Obama's choice for defense secretary, testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee during his confirmation hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

In a rough confirmation hearing today, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., repeatedly pressed President Obama’s nominee for secretary of Defense, former Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., for opposing the surge of troops in Iraq in 2007.

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