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Robert Gates’s Dishonorable Act
Bloomberg, by Cass R. Sunstein

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/13/2014 8:45:38 PM

Robert Gates has been an extraordinarily distinguished public servant. A recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, he has worked for eight presidents, serving as defense secretary under both President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama. The nation owes him a deep and enduring debt of gratitude. But his new memoir, “Duty,” raises troubling ethical questions. A former public official has a special obligation -- in fact a duty -- not to betray the confidence of a sitting president, especially in the area of national security. Even if private conversations involve people who are no longer in office, the

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I look forward to the day Sunstein lists all the "dishonorable acts" committed by Barack Hussein 0bama. s/o And Sunstein´s wife, Samantha Power, is just another incompetent leftist radical who has no idea what she is doing. Gates´ book stated she inserted herself into military planning. Their arrogance is absolutely stunning.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Calico Al, 1/13/2014 8:51:38 PM     (No. 9690841)

I would think Gates is just participating in BOs transparency promise.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lotsamojo, 1/13/2014 8:52:39 PM     (No. 9690843)

Now that they have had some time to make up their story/cover-up/whitewash the leftist hacks are now starting to tell us what the real story is . . .and you can bet they all will make Obama, Joe and Fat Ankles look pristine !

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Reply 3 - Posted by: RCFlyer98, 1/13/2014 8:56:30 PM     (No. 9690848)

Cass Sunstein? Sunstein, really? Now he is a not reliable source of any topic, much less this one. He would be great at a socialist article. I can hardly wait until he chronicles Obaggers troubling ethical disregard for most anything constitutionsl. Sunstein, take your wife, Samantha Power and depart the country!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nonsense, 1/13/2014 8:58:46 PM     (No. 9690853)

Cass Sunstein, the former Regulatory Czar who buried the country in regulations and stole freedom and liberty every day he was in office has a nerve offering his far Leftist egg-head opinion on Robert Gates´ fact based writing.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: jrtrhd, 1/13/2014 9:02:37 PM     (No. 9690860)

The only thing dishonorable was waiting until after the last election to put this material out. He should have resigned rather than be a part of this.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: thewarden, 1/13/2014 9:24:02 PM     (No. 9690879)

The vermin are incensed. Gates must be right on the money. Well done.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Teleologicus, 1/13/2014 9:25:05 PM     (No. 9690881)

It is disingenuous to say that Gates is an honorable man who has committed a dishonorable act.

This is character assassination. It is SOP for Leftists and Communists. The latter perfected the technique. The pre- or pro-Communist Left has learned it from them.

The more one learns about Sunstein, the less he seems to be part of America. He is among those who are determined "to fundamentally transform the United States of America."

Into what, exactly? Into something people like Cass Sunstein, Barack Obama, Bill Ayers, Eric Holder and Valerie Jarrett think will be better than America.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: mizzmac, 1/13/2014 9:28:59 PM     (No. 9690888)

Cass Sunstein? Really? He carries Barry´s train.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ocjim, 1/13/2014 9:53:41 PM     (No. 9690913)

Gates must have been right over the target considering the leftist flak he´s taking. Sunstein? LOL, they´ve certainly activated all defensive batteries to fire on this one.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/13/2014 10:08:32 PM     (No. 9690929)

Who would value Sunstein´s opinion ?
Can´t Zippy speak for himself ?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: chumley, 1/13/2014 10:44:13 PM     (No. 9690969)

Commie alert!
Believe anything this America hating red says at your peril.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: FL_Absentee_Voter, 1/13/2014 11:18:36 PM     (No. 9690992)

If Gates was dishonorable by complaining about a sitting President, cass, then what does that make bill clinton during the W years?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Doctor P, 1/13/2014 11:29:37 PM     (No. 9691005)

A measure of a man is noted by who his enemies are and why.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: curious1, 1/13/2014 11:34:09 PM     (No. 9691012)

How would Cass Sunstein know anything about honor?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Newtsche, 1/13/2014 11:52:44 PM     (No. 9691027)

"dishonable" seems to be the chosen aspersion for those circling the wagons, no doubt focus tested to bend minds. Lauer threw it around earlier on "The Today Show" and, yep, utter projection from those who´s stock in trade is dishonor.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: binthere_dunthat, 1/14/2014 3:53:21 AM     (No. 9691078)

Cass Sunstien, whose moral compass is comparable to Charlie Manson´s, thinks that Gates did something dishonorable. Now that is truly a hoot!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: JimS, 1/14/2014 4:37:19 AM     (No. 9691086)

And if anyone is an expert on dishonorable acts, it is Cass Sunstein. He does have particular experience in this area

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Reply 18 - Posted by: flatwater, 1/14/2014 4:45:34 AM     (No. 9691090)

Cass Sunstein is an America-hating Communist piece of excrement.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/14/2014 5:05:39 AM     (No. 9691096)

Does good ´ol Cass even know the definition of dishonorable? If one wants to see a classic example of dishonorable, one needs only to look at Cass.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: lewis1940, 1/14/2014 5:19:59 AM     (No. 9691100)

#19, He knows, he must own a mirror.




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Reply 21 - Posted by: tss1, 1/14/2014 4:55:49 PM     (No. 9691982)

Funny, I don´t remember any howls of betrayal from the Lib media when Scott McClellan published his memoir during Bushs second term. These guys/gals are shameless.
Oh, yeah, Cass, change this country to the Socialist paradises that have wiped out over a 100 million people, including a lot of Jews. Great idea. Go sit down and drool on yourself.

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