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Secretary of State

Rand Paul’s Great Week

January 26, 2013

Rand Paul had two opportunities this week to shine and did so brilliantly.  Here was Senator Rand Paul taking it to Hillary Clinton and the administration on Benghazi: Here’s Rand Paul the next day asking John Kerry (who wants to be Secretary of State) to reconcile his support of Obama’s constitutionally suspect actions in Libya, [...]

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Russia Wants John Kerry in the U.S. State Department

November 8, 2012

Two days ago, we all hoped to be speculating who President-Elect Romney would select for his cabinet.  There would have been articles on blog posts discussing whether Rudy Guiliani would replace Eric Holder as Attorney General and how it would be nice if Steve Forbes would run Treasury instead of Tim Geithner.  There even would [...]

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Hillary Slams Administration Vetting Process

July 13, 2009

Hillary vented frustration against the Obama administration’s vetting rules today, declaring that the process for vetting Jr. officials is a “nightmare.”  It was a rare outburst from a cabinet official speaking out against administration policy.  Said Clinton at a townhall meeting of State Department employees: It’s frustrating beyond words.  I pushed very hard, when I [...]

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Our New Secretary of State

January 21, 2009

In the last few minutes, Barack Obama’s second choice for the job, Hillary Clinton was confirmed 94-2 as America’s next Secretary of State. The Good Side:  Mike once brought this to my attention:  notice how the New York Yankees haven’t won a World Series since Hillary’s been Senator?  Perhaps the Bronx Bombers will be back now that [...]

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Another Biden Gaffe

January 20, 2009

Another Biden Gaffe has surfaced.  This time, however, the gaffe comes from Jill Biden, wife of Vice-President Elect Joe Biden.  On the Oprah Winfrey Show, Jill Biden told Oprah that Joe Biden was offered either Vice-President or Secretary of State, the post currently slated for Sen. Hillary Clinton.  Says Jill Biden: Joe had the choice [...]

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The Potential Secretary of State Pageant

November 15, 2008

I heard some Obama Cabinet buzz at dinner last night which irked me:  She Who Must Not Be Named was apparently spoken to about taking the Secretary of State job in a new Obama Nation Administration.  Great.  So the Shrill One might be in charge of pushing Obama’s international agenda to our friends and enemies [...]

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Political Expediency Over Principle

November 7, 2008

Thssace Democrats always tend to put political expediency over principle.  One of the rumors for Obama’s cabinet is the possibility of Sen. John Kerry as Secretary of State (ugh).  His leaving his Senate seat for the cabinet would cause a Senate vacancy.  Four years ago in Massachusetts, when Mitt Romney was governor and Kerry was running for [...]

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