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  • Morning Jolt: Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to testify about Bowe Bergdahl deal

  • Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel today will testify before a congressional hearing about the prisoner exchange involving U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. President Barack Obama’s administration has taken heat from some sides for the exchange, and Hagel, who signed off on the deal, will explain the reasoning.
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    Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel today will testify before a congressional hearing about the prisoner exchange involving U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. President Barack Obama’s administration has taken heat from some sides for the exchange, and Hagel, who signed off on the deal, will explain the reasoning.
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