To name just a couple of examples of his support of the President, Senator Hagel was one of the few Republicans that stood with the President on the UAE ports issue. Chuck Hagel supported the President on his tax cuts (many conservatives criticize John McCain for opposing those same tax cuts).
Year Hagel's Support of President Bush's Priorities in the Senate 2005 89% 2004 94% 2003 98% 2002 98% 2001 96%
Source: Congressional Quarterly, January 2006
Note that the vast majority of the time, Senator Hagel supports the agenda of the Bush administration.
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