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Republicans Softening Tone on Susan Rice

Dan_NV Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 7:11 PM
Gasp! The GOP establishmentarians stepping away from a confrontation because the Dems stomped their feet and made a few loud noises? No, tell me it isn't true that the stalwart and brave in the Republican establishment didn't cave and cower before their noisy nemeses.
While Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham have been vocal and fierce critics of the Obama Administration and U.N. Susan Rice's handling of the terrorist attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, there are indicators that Republicans are softening their criticism as speculation swirls that Rice will be nominated for Secretary of State.

According to congressional aides and administration officials, Rice will be making the rounds on Capitol Hill this week for closed door meetings with key lawmakers whose support she will need to be confirmed... A senior Senate aide said the administration was trying to measure...