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Just For the Record: The Left Took Out Susan Rice

boats48 Wrote: Dec 14, 2012 8:27 AM
If the president had any sense at all, he would nominate Joe Lieberman. He won't though because of Joe's friendship with McCain, but here's a guy with integrity & guts. That's a lot more than can be said for Kerry!
rmt5 in MA Wrote: Dec 14, 2012 8:33 AM
Lieberman would be a good pick, but somehow I think his high regard for Israel as a friend is not aligned with Obama's thoughts about Israel.
conservative_one Wrote: Dec 14, 2012 8:29 AM
Kerry served in Vietnam you know. A real hero.

Hero sandwich that is.

Before Democrats start to re-write history and play the race card for their own personal political gain, let's just be clear: It was the left -- not the right -- that took Susan Rice out.

Certainly, Republicans like John McCain and Susan Collins had issues with Rice, and made that clear (although McCain also "softened" his opposition).  But is there any thinking person out there who believes the Obama administration would have accepted her withdrawal if opposition to her could have been portrayed as some kind of right wing "dog whistle"? Please.

What ultimately did Rice in was criticism from...