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Qualified defense secretary
candidates abound

Washington Post, by Jennifer Rubin

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/4/2013 5:34:15 AM

In addition to Chuck Hagel’s noxious comments on Jews, his policy differences with the president, his anti-gay rhetoric and his lack of executive experience, there is another very good reason for dumping him: There are much better candidates whom the president could select. Ash Carter is the deputy defense secretary for acquisition, which is a hot spot in any effort to reform and tighten Pentagon spending, something the president is plainly bent on doing. Unlike Hagel, he has years of Pentagon, executive experience. Moreover, he has been clear-eyed on threats from rogue nations like North Korea.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 1/4/2013 5:52:18 AM     (No. 9097713)

Carter wouldn´t be bad,I just wonder if he´d be a willing Obama puppet.When is the last time Obama appointed anybody that´s actually qualified for a job?

Whoever gets nominated will be squirming in their chair when asked if they approve of the new training manual that calls for treating the Taliban with kid gloves.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Sfacheem, 1/4/2013 6:22:19 AM     (No. 9097730)

Who would want this job knowing that if they fail, the I-got-a-brain-clot-so-I-can´t-testify ruse has already been used?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: JAN, 1/4/2013 7:00:43 AM     (No. 9097772)

Hagel is the perfect stooge to carry out O´s demented vision of an Israel free world.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: miceal, 1/4/2013 7:03:01 AM     (No. 9097778)

Hey, the PIAPS will be needing a job...she was ABSOLUTELY NOT QUALIFIED for her current job, consider her now for Defense......

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