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ABC: Not Enough Democratic Support to Confirm Hagel

11:21 AM, Jan 6, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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ABC's Jonathan Karl reported this morning that there is not enough Democratic support in the Senate right now to confirm Chuck Hagel as secretary of defense:

"I talked this morning to top Democratic staffer in the Senate who said this is not a guarantee that he will get confirmed, that there are enough Democrats that are concerned about hagel to put him well short of 50, until he makes the case," said Karl.

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