Senator Chuck Hagel Speaks Out About The War With Iraq

Senator Chuck Hagel was in Nebraska on Monday He Made many stops– including here in Lincoln. The topic of main concern is the many war casualties in Iraq.

Senator Hagel says the nation has to be prepared to support our troops for the long haul. Iraq has claimed to have shot down two U-S helicopters and have more prisoners. The British are reporting their first combat death, but Hagel say there's much more to come.

It will supposedly cost around 80-billion dollars for the war and it is expected to pass in congress on Wednesday.