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Hagel’s departure and national security


NBC’s Jim Miklaszewski talks about Chuck Hagel’s resignation and says the Defense Secretary is a great guy but was “never seen as a great fit.” The panel also talks about the implications Hagel’s departure has for the national security team. Richard Haass talks about the criteria for Hagel’s successor saying the Obama administration will get someone “who they are comfortable with” and who is a “known entity.” Haass also talks about the growing challenges the Pentagon is facing including sequesters, etc.