You’ve heard about the Clintons

by thoughtfulconservative

But have you heard of some of the difficulties of some of Obama’s other possible nominees?

Daschle’s Lobbyist Wife Might Complicate New Post

The newly pegged secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle, might be facing some questions about his wife’s lobbying activities.

Would-be attorney general Eric Holder haunted by Marc Rich pardon

Barring unforeseen circumstances, Holder “will be the pick,” one Democratic official close to the Obama transition team said Wednesday. But his much-disputed role in Clinton’s pardons, particularly that of fugitive financier Marc Rich, is coming back to haunt him.

Antiwar groups fear Barack Obama may create hawkish Cabinet

Antiwar groups and other liberal activists are increasingly concerned at signs that Barack Obama’s national security team will be dominated by appointees who favored the Iraq invasion and hold hawkish views on other important foreign policy issues.

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3 Comments to “You’ve heard about the Clintons”

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  2. The Iraq-US military deal calls for US troop withdrawal from Iraq by 2011, the very thing President Bush vehemently opposed PRESIDENT George W Bush appears to have had to back down from his long-held opposition to an unconditional troop

  3. When Sen. Joseph Lieberman (I-Conn.) switched from Democrat to independent in 2006, Democrats needed him to remain in their caucus to control the Senate with 51 votes. Yet many Democrats openly disdained Lieberman for championing the war in

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