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Rubio to Oppose Hagel Nomination

smargolies Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 2:39 PM
If you are just using this forum to mouth off you are doing nothing. Contact your Senators - email them - to oppose Hagel for Secretary of Defense. His views on lowering our nuclear shield are dangerous. Don't worry about Rubio or anyone else or what they did. What is best for America? It is not Hagel at this time in our history. A strong America is a safe America.
Becca in TX Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 4:58 PM
My Senators are John Cornyn and Ted Cruz. I don't need to contact them.

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,...