Chuck Hagel's file:
Hagel

Republican from Nebraska

Chuck Hagel has served as defense secretary since 2013. From 1997 to 2009, he was a U.S. senator from Nebraska.

Recent statements involving Chuck Hagel

"It isn't me cutting the budget. It's the Congress' decision on sequestration. So it isn't secretary of defense or the president doing this."

Recent stories featuring Chuck Hagel

Recent factchecks and articles about veterans and the military:

Over the past year, we have done a number of articles related to veterans and the military.

They include factchecks of statements made by Wisconsin congressional representatives Paul Ryan and Gwen Moore, among others.

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