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A Petty Decision by Obama

Esther46 Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 12:57 AM
Bad move! Hagel is anti-Israel, just what BO wants as he is out to destroy Israel. Nothing like electing all the wrong people for all the wrong reasons just to bring down America and Israel, our only friends in the middle-east.
drrisk2 Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 7:16 AM

His initial are BS. His legal name is Barry Soetoro.

Drifter33 Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 1:00 AM
Everything going according to plan, if you're the big O. He wants discord; he wants weakness; he wants destabilization.
David70 Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 8:28 AM
Obozo wants us to be equal to all the other 3rd world countries, we are such an arrogant nation sez the o & his progressive buds.

It's official. President Obama has named former Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.) as his nominee for secretary of defense. Hence, we may be in store for the worst defense secretary nomination fight since George H.W. Bush's failed appointment of Sen. John Tower (R-Texas) more than 20 years ago.

The interesting question is, why? Why waste the political capital? Why pass over more qualified candidates who would sail through confirmation, including Michele Flournoy -- who'd be the first female defense secretary?

The most ridiculous answer is among the mainstream media's favorites: bipartisanship. According to Politico, the choice "appeals to Obama's bipartisan spirit." The...