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Rice Falls Flat

Joe147 Wrote: Dec 15, 2012 6:59 AM
Susan Rice deserved to be thrown under the bus by Obama. She is an uber incompetent in an administration full of incompetents and traitors. Adding John Kerry to the mix only solidifies the traitorous side of the balance sheet. Those of us who remember VietNam, will never forgive or forget John Kerry and Jane Fonda. Both are responsible for untold American deaths by their disgraceful actions. They Will Not, Must Not ever be forgiven for what they did then...and have tried to do since.

• Article II, Section 2, paragraph 2 of the U.S. Constitution:

[The President] ? shall nominate, and by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, shall appoint Ambassadors ?

• One of the officials that requires Senate confirmation is the United States' Permanent Representative to the United Nations. As this person generally holds Ambassadorial rank the common shorthand is Ambassador to the U.N.

• The person who currently holds that position is Susan E. Rice. Ambassador Rice was, as we say, "floated" as the next Secretary of State when the current Secretary, Hillary Clinton resigns - perhaps to...