Obama's Hagel Pick Faces Tough Senate Crowd

Republican Senate members announce opposition to Obama's nomination of ex-Sen. Chuck Hagel to U.S. defense secretary, particularly his actions on Iran and Israel.

President Barack Obama's pick of ex-Sen. Chuck Hagel to head the Defense Department faces rough going in the Senate as a handful of Republicans quickly announced their opposition to a former colleague, and several skeptical Democrats reserved judgment until the nominee explains his views on Israel and Iran.