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Portman, McCain demand
that Panetta protect U.S.
diplomats, foreign posts

Human Events, by Neil W. McCabe

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Posted By:Photoonist, 10/10/2012 3:47:27 PM

Two leading Republican senators sent an open letter Oct. 10 to Defense Secretary Leon D. Panetta demanding a full inquest into the Pentagon’s security program for American diplomatic posts in Libya and worldwide. “While the State Department is ultimately responsible for ensuring their protection, it’s vital that we conduct thorough oversight of the Defense Department, which plays an important role in supporting the protection of our U.S. missions overseas,” said Sen. Robert J. Portman (R-Ohio), the ranking member of that chamber’s Emerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee, who was joined on the letter by Sen. John S. McCain III (R-Ariz.), who

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Just the fact that it was the 9/11 anniversary and there was already trouble in the Arab states was enough reason for heightened security. But the imbeciles of the 0bama regime either couldn't see the obvious; or couldn't be bothered. Now instead every US diplomat overseas is at greater risk because the US is seen as vulnerable. Precision counterstrikes are not the answer either because they are all perfectly willing to perform suicide attacks.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jinx, 10/10/2012 4:06:20 PM     (No. 8923705)

Valerie Jarrett gets better security than our diplomats get.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: otronome, 10/10/2012 6:02:30 PM     (No. 8923975)

We don't have any money or planes for stupid things like security. We have to fly Leon home every weekend and Moochele and the kids have vacations to take. Barry has important events to attend.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: FunOne, 10/10/2012 6:09:19 PM     (No. 8923989)

Gee, John. Let's let President Romney get this fixed. You can go back to reaching across the aisle to your socialist senate colleagues.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Theeo, 10/10/2012 6:30:59 PM     (No. 8924043)

BEWARE McCAIN ... He left his brain when he left his first wife who stood by him during his stay at the Hanoi Hilton.

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