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Senators Pledge To Kill Pompeo Nomination
Daily Caller, by Robert Donachie

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Posted By:JoniTx, 4/15/2018 9:12:40 PM

Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine of Virginia said Sunday he is committed to opposing CIA Director Mike Pompeo’s confirmation to become the next secretary of state. “I have decided to vote against him to be secretary of state. … We have a president who is anti-diplomacy, and I worry that Mike Pompeo has shown the same tendency to oppose diplomacy,” Kaine told CBS’ “Face the Nation” Sunday. “I don’t want a secretary of state who is going to exacerbate President Trump’s tendencies to oppose diplomacy.”Democratic senators on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee grilled Pompeo Thursday in an hours long session. Democrats


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Reply 1 - Posted by: stablemoney, 4/15/2018 9:19:35 PM     (No. 11603384)

Mr. Kaine, you never intended to vote for Pompeo. Kaine is definitely a member of the looniest caucus in Congress, and is ignored.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jinx, 4/15/2018 9:20:19 PM     (No. 11603385)

Jerk! Kaine showed his true colors during the campaign. He helped Hillary lose.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MFM, 4/15/2018 9:25:58 PM     (No. 11603388)

To many Senate seats in play, sorry Tim, your vote means nothing.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Bighambone, 4/15/2018 9:27:11 PM     (No. 11603390)

The wimpy Republicans always claim that the President is entitled to his cabinet and then vote to confirm a Democrat President’s nominees, but with the Democrats these days the mission is to delay, obstruct, and if possible vote down every nominee who Resident Trump puts forward.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Judy, 4/15/2018 9:38:05 PM     (No. 11603396)

Kaine, the guy who couldn’t get 15 people to attend his rallies.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Judy, 4/15/2018 9:40:30 PM     (No. 11603399)

Do you think this will cause McConnell to come out of his coma? McConnell needs to find another job, he’s worthless.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: curious1, 4/15/2018 9:40:32 PM     (No. 11603400)

They certainly seem scared of Pompeo in that slot.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Bpl40, 4/15/2018 9:47:39 PM     (No. 11603408)

Tim Kaine couldn´t get past 50 attendees in any of his ´rallies ´ during the election. The pompousness of his posturing astonishing. Someone should remind him and the other ´Rats that elections have consequences.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: arcady, 4/15/2018 10:07:18 PM     (No. 11603420)

I don´t know, it seems President Trump´s brand of diplomacy is already much more effective than Obama´s.

And, you may think it´s alright that Obama´s former Secretary of State was storing and running US Foreign Policy on an illegal server. All, while her family´s Foundation was accepting contributions. Some might even suspect there was treasonous activity going on.

Either way, by your past performance and your choice of support, you prove you´re incapable of making good decisions in this area.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: salt5792, 4/15/2018 10:11:57 PM     (No. 11603422)

Nobody cares what Democrat Senators think.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: rytwng, 4/15/2018 10:35:31 PM     (No. 11603433)

This coming from a weirdo pervert.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Omen, 4/15/2018 10:58:52 PM     (No. 11603454)

Even if not confirmed Trump can put him in as "acting director" leave the top post empty &
Pompeo still runs the agency.
So frak you,Timmy.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: saguni, 4/15/2018 11:23:18 PM     (No. 11603470)

Is it me??

Maybe it is me, but everytime I see a picture of Tim Kaine, I think of that movie, The Omen.
I just think he looks like a person possessed by a demon.

It must be me.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: geoguy, 4/16/2018 1:06:37 AM     (No. 11603499)

Every time I see him I think what a twit who has linguine backbone.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 4/16/2018 1:18:49 AM     (No. 11603504)

I would like for someone to create a postcard we could all mail in at the same time:
"You work for US"

Nobody campaigns saying "When I get elected, I will totally forget what you want and my promise to uphold the Constitution"

This is so out of hand. Congress gone rogue.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: pchristopher, 4/16/2018 1:40:12 AM     (No. 11603512)

The Commucrat Party is so Anti-American, they should be outlawed.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: JediJerry, 4/16/2018 1:48:50 AM     (No. 11603515)

He wants Hillary to have her old job back.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: dvc, 4/16/2018 2:38:06 AM     (No. 11603521)

Pompeo will be confirmed.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 4/16/2018 2:44:28 AM     (No. 11603524)

If it were true that Trump is anti-diplomacy, why then is he the first president to manage to get Rocket Man to come to the bargaining table to talk about shutting down nukes? Clinton and Obama sure didn´t achieve that did they? Hillary and Scruffy wouldn´t have either if they got elected.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: radrelic, 4/16/2018 2:58:31 AM     (No. 11603531)

Tim Kaine is commie friendly.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: 49 Ford, 4/16/2018 5:06:26 AM     (No. 11603553)

Rand Paul is a first rate pain in the petoot.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: crunchycon, 4/16/2018 1:47:01 PM     (No. 11603987)

Sez the guy who couldn´t even attract a dozen people to his pickup truck whistlestop.

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