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Chuck Hagel being vetted
for national security post

Foreign Policy, by Josh Rogin

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 11/29/2012 4:27:31 AM

Former Nebraska Republican Senator Chuck Hagel is being vetted for a possible top national security post in the Obama administration, multiple sources told The Cable. Hagel, who co-chairs President Barack Obama´s Intelligence Advisory Board, which provides independent advice on the effectiveness of the intelligence community, could be in contention for either secretary of state or secretary of defense, people familiar with the vetting process say. Hagel, a moderate realist on foreign policy, would be a comfortable ideological fit for the president.

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"a moderate realist"? Gobbledygook.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: noddy, 11/29/2012 5:25:00 AM     (No. 9038811)

If he´s black, a liar and dresses to the left, the job is his.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 11/29/2012 5:25:35 AM     (No. 9038812)

Anybody being considered by Obama for anything must be degenerate filth. Why else would he consider him?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 11/29/2012 6:44:50 AM     (No. 9038867)

Amen #2, and why else would anyone consider a place in his administration?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lancelink1, 11/29/2012 7:02:44 AM     (No. 9038891)

The man child could assign a top WH post to a horse and people would still say how smart he is.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JAN, 11/29/2012 7:24:52 AM     (No. 9038918)

Another old worn out white dude to help the maoist destroy America.

This guy pretended to be a republican but we all knew better. He just loved bubba.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: nonsense, 11/29/2012 8:32:25 AM     (No. 9039011)

The Chicago Gang on the Potomac has the dirt on Hagel and they will use it to keep him in line. It is what they do. Not one honorable thing about this Chicago pol group. Must agree, anyone who works with this clan is "dirty".

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 11/29/2012 8:36:21 AM     (No. 9039019)

I´m wondering if this is the reason Obama has for inviting Romney to do lunch today....

Offer him a job.

Then Obama has someone to directly and publicly BLAME if (WHEN) things go wrong.

Obama looks magnanimous, giving the Loser a job because ´he knows how to do it´, and then sabotaging the work he does, and publicly proclaiming ´See, Republican ways just don´t work.´

Would Romney go for that? (In the spirit of bipartisanship´....? Apparently another RINO is.)

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Reply 8 - Posted by: sgtfox of the jarhead clan, 11/29/2012 9:23:54 AM     (No. 9039100)

What exactly does this "comfortable ideological fit for the president" mean ? Is that a new term for communist ?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bighambone, 11/29/2012 2:11:04 PM     (No. 9039709)

Chuck Hagel is the ultimate RINO. I heard him when he was US Senator from Nebraska talking on a liberal TV news show on one of the alphabet networks say to the network personality interviewing him that most people out in Nebraska think a lot differently in political terms then they do. Essentially Hagel talked as if he was a conservative when in Nebraska, and as a liberal when in Washington, DC. In that respect the people of Nebraska eventually caught on to him and kicked him out of their State politically.

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