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Top Republican Senator will
oppose Hagel nomination

Washington Post, by Jennifer Rubin

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/22/2012 5:20:33 AM

Sen. John Cornyn (R-Tex.), the Republican whip, told me in a phone interview this morning he would oppose the nomination of Chuck Hagel as secretary of defense: “I can’t support a Hagel nomination if it comes,” he said. He is the first senator to expressly state he would oppose Hagel. He told me he thinks there would be substantial opposition to Hagel on both sides of the aisle. “I’ve heard prominent Democrats concerned about his position on Israel. Many Republican have said they did not want to prejudge. But it would be a bad move

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Thank you, Senator.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ocjim, 12/22/2012 6:06:43 AM     (No. 9078927)

Yes, indeed. Thank you, Senator, for showing us some principles and the backbone to back it up. Hagel??? You have got to be kiddin´ me.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Jebediah, 12/22/2012 7:10:50 AM     (No. 9078975)

GOOD FOR CORNYN!!!!!!!!!! Hagel is a self-serving and dangerous entity.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mws50, 12/22/2012 7:12:29 AM     (No. 9078977)

Will my Senator oppose the traitor, John Kerry?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Judith, 12/22/2012 7:45:30 AM     (No. 9079015)

I´ll bet good old john mccain (soros stooge)will support both kerry and hagel.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 12/22/2012 10:48:22 AM     (No. 9079335)

hagel is slightly better than lahood. On his best day. Both are good guys when they are asleep.


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