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Pull the Plug on Hagel

Corbett_ Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 11:29 AM
TJS -- so the people who want less government and believe that we pay too much in taxes are like the Klan? Pray, enlighten us. How is it racism and hate to want the government to obey the US Constitution?

Chuck Hagel's nomination to be secretary of defense is in trouble -- as it should be. The former Republican senator has so much baggage, it is amazing that the administration hasn't dumped him, as they did Susan Rice when her proposed nomination ran into trouble. Unfortunately, having won that battle, the GOP may be in weaker position to defeat another Obama nominee. And Rice, her misstatements about the attack on Benghazi notwithstanding, would have been a less dangerous cabinet member than Hagel.

Hagel has made clearly anti-Semitic statements before public forums time and again. If his target had been, say, blacks...