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GOP is Erratic in its Confirmation Strategy

Maire Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 2:41 PM
Hagel is unfit for SoD but he's been confirmed. That fight is over. But what about JOHN BRENNAN? Brennan has been championing Islam for many years: "We must not describe our enemy as Jihadis or Islamists because jihad is a holy struggle, a legitimate tenet of Islam." Is he a Muslim?
Reginald10 Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 4:32 PM
Jihad IS a legitimate tenet of Islam. It is indeed part of their faith, which requires them to convert, enslave, or kill all "non-believers".

That does not make it a good thing, or one which we should tolerate.
lnoel Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 12:32 AM
MUSLIM Na just a dumb SB and a traitor

One last question about newly confirmed Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel.

Why?

Why for nearly two months (a Washington eternity) did this nominee above all others galvanize GOP Senate opposition?

I ask the question in genuine wonderment. After all, there was John Kerry with that giant bull's-eye on his record for giving outrageous aid and comfort to America's enemies by, among other things, entering into negotiations with the North Vietnamese and Viet Cong in 1971. How does a U.S. citizen tapped to lead the State Department not have to answer to U.S. senators for such treasonous behavior while a young but...