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The Queen of Texas
National Review Online, by Ian Tuttle

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Posted By:StormCnter, 8/1/2013 5:21:01 AM

Texas has done a lot of good for this country: the King Ranch and Texas-style chili. Dr. Pepper and the Dallas Cowboy cheerleaders. Rick Perry and Ted Cruz. Patrick Swayze. Texas also gave America Sheila Jackson Lee. So let’s call it even. Since 1995, Jackson Lee (D.) has represented Texas’s 18th congressional district, which comprises much of inner-city Houston. Now at least one group on Capitol Hill is eyeing her for higher office: The Congressional Black Caucus is recommending that Jackson Lee replace Janet Napolitano as secretary of the Department of Homeland Security.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: miceal, 8/1/2013 5:29:22 AM     (No. 9452449)

Sheila Jackson Lee, look up "post turtle" and you will see her picture. And NO, that is NOT racist unless I´ve offended turtle everywhere.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: quantumman, 8/1/2013 5:44:24 AM     (No. 9452454)

FTA: She is the perfect Obama nominee.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mws50, 8/1/2013 5:55:11 AM     (No. 9452458)

Sheila is one of the 5 dumbest people in our US Congress. Her racially gerrymandered district is 70%+ democrat. Her racially gerrymandered district is designed to keep getting her elected and this anti-American travesty should be corrected by our Texas legislature.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mizzmac, 8/1/2013 6:52:18 AM     (No. 9452495)

She´s from New York, and by some miracle of affirmative action, went to college at Yale and UVA. To quote Lyle Lovett (who IS from Texas) "That´s right you´re NOT from Texas." Go home SJL. We´ve had enough of your ignorance to embarrass Texas for a lifetime. Run for NYC mayor. You´d give Weiner a run for his money in shame.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: novakid, 8/1/2013 7:03:30 AM     (No. 9452504)

Another National Joke.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: poison spring, 8/1/2013 7:29:55 AM     (No. 9452530)

I kind of wonder if the black caucus just wants get rid of her. Even if they think alike, you have to admit she´s pretty annoying.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/1/2013 9:18:53 AM     (No. 9452713)

Well you have to figure that if Obama actually does nominate her that he deserves what he will get, as you, or he, can´t count on the wimpy Republicans to stop her confirmation in the US Senate, as the Republicans know that if they try that the race card would be played against them, and that the historical political move for the Republicans under such circumstances is to do what they have always done, cave and allow the nomination to pass.

Then Texas will be happy because she will be gone from there for awhile, and Obama will have created a loose cannon at Homeland Security that he will not be able to control.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lylacat, 8/1/2013 11:30:18 AM     (No. 9453036)

This woman is really ignorant and arrogant, and after Big Sis and all her ignorance: letting thousands of terrorists go free, continuously keeping our southern border porous, and her ignorant decisions regarding the TSA, we cannot afford to have another incompetent woman like Sheila Jackson Lee in charge of Homeland Security. Nosireee.

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