The Controversy Surrounding Hagel's Confirmation

Read Aaron David Miller's Los Angeles Times piece "Chuck Hagel's Israel Litmus Test."

In an interview with former Middle East peace negotiator Aaron David Miller in 2006, then-Sen. Chuck Hagel made a controversial statement about the "Jewish lobby." On the eve of Hagel's confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Miller argues that it's time to let those comments go.

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