Hagel Well-Received?

Posted July 18, 2013 at 9:13am

Time’s Mark Thompson writes a positive note about Defense Sec. Chuck Hagel, calling him “transparent”: Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, after a rocky confirmation hearing in January, has been getting increasingly good grades from both politicians and troops. Part of it may be his sergeantly demeanor, but part of it also is his willingness to share what he’s hearing – even if it’s not always what he, or the nation, may want to hear.”