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Just For the Record: The Left Took Out Susan Rice

LeishaC Wrote: Dec 14, 2012 8:00 AM
You realize, of course, that there hasn't been a WHITE MALE sec of state since Eagleburger in the late 1980s...that your despised George W. Bush had a black male (Colin Powell) and then a black female (Condi Rice). But don't let the truth get in the way of your ridiculous beliefs.

Before Democrats start to re-write history and play the race card for their own personal political gain, let's just be clear: It was the left -- not the right -- that took Susan Rice out.

Certainly, Republicans like John McCain and Susan Collins had issues with Rice, and made that clear (although McCain also "softened" his opposition).  But is there any thinking person out there who believes the Obama administration would have accepted her withdrawal if opposition to her could have been portrayed as some kind of right wing "dog whistle"? Please.

What ultimately did Rice in was criticism from...