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Kudlow on Lew as Treasury
secretary: ‘Give me a phone
book and I’ll find somebody
more qualified’ [Audio]

Daily Caller [Washington DC], by Jeff Poor

Original Article

Posted By:JoniTx, 1/10/2013 4:30:58 PM

On Laura Ingraham’s radio on Thursday, CNBC anchor Larry Kudlow explained why President Barack Obama’s nomination of Jack Lew as the Timothy Geithner’s replacement to head the Treasury Department was a “nutty appointment.” The White House has not decided whether it will submit a budget before Feb. 4 as legally required, and Kudlow pointed to Lew as part of the problem. Kudlow cited Lew’s lack of qualifications as another reason that Obama’s appointment was “completely irresponsible.” “You know, this whole thing is kind of centered around the Senate, which hasn’t done a budget in 1,351 days —

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 1/10/2013 4:57:41 PM     (No. 9109575)

Obama can always be counted on to choose the most unqualified, controversial nominee to head a department or office. He relishes sticking his finger in the eye of the country. Anything to cause outrage. This type of behavior has been the hallmark of his regime and will continue until he is out of office.


Reply 2 - Posted by: veritas, 1/10/2013 5:20:32 PM     (No. 9109598)

FTA: The White House has not decided whether it will submit a budget before Feb. 4 as legally required....

Uhhh................

[Can people finally start to see, to acknowledge, to act on the fact that treating Obama like another political figure, to "engage" via the "usual channels" isn´t just nuts, but helping him to tear the nation down?]


   

 

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bill O Rights, 1/10/2013 6:04:52 PM     (No. 9109659)

Pres Obama is intentionally picking cabinet candidate designed to provoke the Republicans. Presumably this is his latest temper tantrum, over the Republicans not rubber stamping his previous nominations. Also, the meme in the media will be about the how awful and unreasonable they are because they are objecting to all of Pres Obama´s nominations.


Reply 4 - Posted by: uno, 1/10/2013 6:24:15 PM     (No. 9109676)

Whadja expect from this muslim wrecking ball?


Reply 5 - Posted by: Starlady, 1/10/2013 7:38:47 PM     (No. 9109815)

Can´t Congress take the administration to court over this lack of budget. Yes, it seems like overkill, but at this point it is the only way to get this lack of responsibility noted in the LSM. I wouldn´t mind my taxpayer dollars going for this over Zeros green boondoggles.


Reply 6 - Posted by: Arizona Chief, 1/10/2013 9:49:22 PM     (No. 9109960)

Name one Cabinet member who meets the requirements of the job and who actually contributed to the good of the country. Just one....


Reply 7 - Posted by: bob913, 1/10/2013 9:57:04 PM     (No. 9109969)

A thief !!!

FTA: “He has no financial experience,” “The Kudlow Report” host continued. “He has no international experience. He has no currency experience. He ripped off Citibank for a couple of million dollars. He was there for one year.


   

 

  


 

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