Tom Cotton Does Not Want Chuck Hagel As Secretary of Defense by Lance Turner Posted 12/21/2012 08:17 am Updated 4 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 stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.