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Senate (finally) set to vote on Hagel

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Secretary of Defense nominee Chuck Hagel cleared a cloture vote on Tuesday, clearing the way for a vote on his confirmation. The Cycle hosts talk with Michael Hirsh from the National Journal about Hagel’s expected confirmation – and all just in time for the sequester spending cuts that will take $43 billion out of the Defense Department’s budget.