Tom Cotton Does Not Want Chuck Hagel As Secretary of Defense by Lance Turner Posted 12/21/2012 08:17 am Updated 6 years ago Incoming U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., an Iraq war veteran, outlines his opposition to Chuck Hagel as defense secretary. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.