As night follows day, two more conservative groups have emerged opposing Chuck Hagel’s nomination for Secretary of Defense.
From the New York Times The Caucus blog:
Conservative Groups Air Ads Pressuring Senators on Hagel
Conservative groups are piling on advertising in hopes of swaying Democratic senators against Chuck Hagel, the nominee to become defense secretary. On Friday, Americans for a Strong Defense joined in with an ad aimed at Senator Kay Hagan of North Carolina. It followed close behind the American Future Fund ad, which is aimed at Senator Charles E. Schumer of New York.
The AFF ad:
Now comes the Americans for a Strong Defense ad aimed at North Carolina’s Kay Hagan:
We’re at DEFCON 3 on Hagel’s nomination.
It only gets worse from here.