There is simply no way to sugarcoat it: Senator Hagels performance before the Senate Armed Services Committee was remarkably inept and we should not be installing a Defense Secretary who is obviously not qualified for the job and who holds dangerously misguided views on some of the most important issues facing national security policy for our country."
Watch Senator John Cornyns (R-TX) Senate floor speech (here) prior to voting to continue debate on the Hagel nomination to be Secretary of Defense. Watch Senator Cornyns floor speech here below.
Senator Cornyn serves on the Finance and Judiciary Committees. He serves as the top Republican on the Judiciary Committees Immigration Refugees and Border Security subcommittee. He served previously as Texas Attorney General Texas Supreme Court Justice and Bexar County District Judge.