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Rubio to Oppose Hagel Nomination

jeanhart Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 2:32 PM
Who is Marco Rubio to judge Chuck Hagel's character? This smart mouth punk never served a day in the military while Sentator Hagel is a decorated veteran. Rubio makes me sick
RVN70USMC Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 2:41 PM
I served and I think that both Kerry and Hagel are morons not worthy to serve in the administration.
Mike4166 Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 3:08 PM
Actually, RVN, they're exactly what this administration is looking for. I think, rather, they are unfit to serve the American Public. At least those of us who have jobs, pay taxes, and advocate personal responsibility.
Henry VIII Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 2:37 PM
Oh paleeze....it's not Hagel's service, it's his ideas that suck.....and BTW, Rubio is a duly elected Senator from the State of Florida...
Chestertonfan Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 2:35 PM
Sort of like when Shrillary jumped all over General P at the time of the surge. Do you mean that only doctors and nurses can have a view on Health Care? As a US Senator, Rubio should not have a view? BTW, Hagel will report to the President, who does not, to my knowledge, have a decorated military career.
Grow up.
Becca in TX Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 4:59 PM
Chester-You're trying to argue rationally with Jeannie.....bored and nothing better to do?

Florida Senator Marco Rubio is planning to vote against Chuck Hagel for Defense Secretary as the controversial nominee faces tough questions about his anti-Israel comments and lax policy positions on Iran.

During an appearance on Happening Now Thursday, Rubio said, "I stated long ago I've been deeply disturbed by his previous comments and positions in regards to sanctions on Iran and in regards to direct negotiations with North Korea. Obviously statements he made about Israel. these are not the kind of statements and kind of positions I want to see our secretary of defense have and these are big,...