WATCH LIVE: Chuck Hagel's confirmation hearing

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Conservative critics say former Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.) isn't a strong enough supporter of Israel.

The Senate Armed Services Committee is grilling the former Republican senator who hopes to become America's next secretary of defense

Chuck Hagel, the former Republican senator from Nebraska, was tapped by President Obama to be the next secretary of defense. Watch his confirmation hearing, courtesy of CBS News, below:

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