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BREAKING: Senate Republicans Block Hagel Confirmation....For Now

TonyMcA Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 10:15 PM
Why of course. Edward R. Murrow was communist just like Tail-gunner Joe said.
Resist, We Much!!! Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 10:35 PM
You probably want to take a look at the Venona papers, the documents from the Soviet Archives, and the documents from the Stasi Archives.

McCarthy was proven correct on the overwhelming majority of his allegations.

I bet you still believe that Dickstein, White and Hiss, among others, were innocent even though they are referred to by name in GRU and NKVD documents and cables.
The Sloandog Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 10:19 PM
They were communist sympathizers just as they are today. They would have voted for B.Hussein just as they do today.
RiffRaff Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 10:17 PM

Senate Republicans have at least temporarily blocked the confirmation of former Sen. Chuck Hagel as the next Secretary of Defense.  Democrats' cloture motion to proceed to an up-or-down vote failed 58-40, with one Senator voting "present."  Achieving cloture requires 60 votes.  Let's be candid: Hagel (a Republican) is unqualified for this job, which is arguably the most important position in a presidential cabinet.  He all but admitted as much during his disastrous Senate hearings last month: