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At the Hagel hearing, a march
up the hill and down again

Washington Times, by Wesley Pruden

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Posted By:Maryland_Patriot, 2/19/2013 11:01:48 AM

Nobody does tough-talking better than a Republican senator. It’s not easy talking tough, and the follow-through can be even harder. Last week, John McCain of Arizona and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina roasted and toasted Chuck Hagel, as if the republic would be in deadly peril if he were confirmed as secretary of defense. This week, they’re assuring the White House that, well, they were just kidding. (“Can’t you guys take a joke?”) Mr. McCain, a key Republican wise man on defense issues, insists he still thinks Mr. Hagel is not qualified to be the main man of the U.S. military,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: loosecannon1, 2/19/2013 11:08:44 AM     (No. 9184793)

And people wonder why the Tea Party won´t support some Republicans! Mccain and all like him should change their affiliation from (R) to (S), the Sabotage Party.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: LadyVet, 2/19/2013 11:40:51 AM     (No. 9184872)

I certainly don´t want to hear these two, sitting on their high horse, sanctimoniously criticizing the junior senator from Texas when he votes against Hagel.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: enuf8, 2/19/2013 12:20:21 PM     (No. 9184968)

# 2 - They have already been criticizing Cruz for wanting answers. McCain did it after Nelson/FL remarks and again in Committee and Graham did it to a reporter after the hearing.
A couple of useless space using wimps.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ishouldknowbetter, 2/19/2013 12:54:55 PM     (No. 9185029)

The RNC will never see another dime of my money. They are worthless.

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