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5 Possible Picks for Director of the CIA

snookems Wrote: Nov 11, 2012 8:38 PM
Republicans say this of the Bush era before the Wall Street meltdown of 2007-2009. "Those first six years of Bush were economically sound, with full employment numbers, low inflation, and steady growth. Until the housing bubble burst." YES, it was a BUBBLE economy! The Bush tax cut, two wars, socialist Medicare Prescription, Republican ethanol mandates, Republican pork barrel K-Street spending, Republican "Dream Down Payment Act" over-stimulated the economy. The Bush administration hollowed out finacial regulations. The Republican party is still Keynesian to this day in the fact that they have a slobbering love affair with big government and tax cuts.

With the Director of the CIA, General David Petraeus, stepping down yesterday after admitting to an extra-marital affair, it is time for the Obama administration to look for a new director. What we know for sure, is that whoever the President chooses to take this post must be prepared to come into the office amid a scandal on Capitol Hill over the Benghazi attacks in September.

It is possible that President Obama could go with someone who has no CIA experience, like he did with Leon Panetta. But here is a list of possible picks for Obama to look at.

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