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BREAKING: Senate Republicans Block Hagel Confirmation....For Now

dweimaraner Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 10:33 AM
looks like buck o is getting a little upset b/c his beloved israel isnt a true ally of the US. Israel uses the US like a free hooker and we the taxpayers are picking up the bill.
Buck O Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 10:37 AM
Looks to me like you're the one who's upset, honey, because we don't all share you insane anti-Semitism.
Uber Dave Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 10:34 AM

Senate Republicans have at least temporarily blocked the confirmation of former Sen. Chuck Hagel as the next Secretary of Defense.  Democrats' cloture motion to proceed to an up-or-down vote failed 58-40, with one Senator voting "present."  Achieving cloture requires 60 votes.  Let's be candid: Hagel (a Republican) is unqualified for this job, which is arguably the most important position in a presidential cabinet.  He all but admitted as much during his disastrous Senate hearings last month: