Comments on: Chuck Hagel Pushback: Groups Say He’s Anti-Israel, Anti-Gay http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/ The latest Politics news and blog posts from ABC News contributors and bloggers including Jake Tapper, George Stephanopoulos and more. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:19:29 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.2.1 By: Michelle Shu Jas http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/#comment-30394687 Michelle Shu Jas Wed, 09 Jan 2013 01:23:42 +0000 http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/?p=830944#comment-30394687 romneywilllose wrote:" Our president has the right to pick whomever he chooses to be Secretary of Defense. End of the discussion." . Seems that everything oBama does in his foreign policy or everyone he picks to advance his foreign policy somehow ends up benefiting the Muslem Brotherhood. End of the discussion. romneywilllose wrote:” Our president has the right to pick whomever he chooses to be Secretary of Defense. End of the discussion.”
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Seems that everything oBama does in his foreign policy or everyone he picks to advance his foreign policy somehow ends up benefiting the Muslem Brotherhood. End of the discussion.

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By: Martin http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/#comment-30393053 Martin Tue, 08 Jan 2013 23:16:54 +0000 http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/?p=830944#comment-30393053 Romneywilllose: I like your post; I'm glad some one on this blog has some sense. We cater to Israel far too much and believe me, I have nothing against them. Romneywilllose: I like your post; I’m glad some one on this blog has some sense. We cater to Israel far too much and believe me, I have nothing against them.

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By: Forward! http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/#comment-30392001 Forward! Tue, 08 Jan 2013 22:04:56 +0000 http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/?p=830944#comment-30392001 WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — Iran’s Foreign Ministry appears to be backing President Barack Obama’s pick of former Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., as secretary of defense. WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — Iran’s Foreign Ministry appears to be backing President Barack Obama’s pick of former Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., as secretary of defense.

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By: Martin http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/#comment-30391649 Martin Tue, 08 Jan 2013 21:45:22 +0000 http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/?p=830944#comment-30391649 Hagel speaks his mind, is thoughtful, knows the cost of war to the troops, does not kiss Israel's butt nor the right wing nuts in the GOP, and he's Obama's pick! What's not to like! Confirm the man, Senators and let's move on! The GOP complains about everything, who cares, their games are getting old! Hagel speaks his mind, is thoughtful, knows the cost of war to the troops, does not kiss Israel’s butt nor the right wing nuts in the GOP, and he’s Obama’s pick! What’s not to like! Confirm the man, Senators and let’s move on! The GOP complains about everything, who cares, their games are getting old!

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By: Dan http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/#comment-30391598 Dan Tue, 08 Jan 2013 21:41:47 +0000 http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/?p=830944#comment-30391598 Not a surprising pick. Sounds like Hagel and Obama have a LOT in common. And not in a good way. Not a surprising pick. Sounds like Hagel and Obama have a LOT in common. And not in a good way.

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By: RomneyWillLose http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/#comment-30391074 RomneyWillLose Tue, 08 Jan 2013 21:07:14 +0000 http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/?p=830944#comment-30391074 Are we talking about what concerns the United States of America or are we talking about Israel? Why should any cabinet appointment be predicated on the whims of Israel. Our president has the right to pick whomever he chooses to be Secretary of Defense. End of the discussion. Are we talking about what concerns the United States of America or are we talking about Israel? Why should any cabinet appointment be predicated on the whims of Israel. Our president has the right to pick whomever he chooses to be Secretary of Defense. End of the discussion.

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By: RomneyWillLose http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/#comment-30390911 RomneyWillLose Tue, 08 Jan 2013 20:54:35 +0000 http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/?p=830944#comment-30390911 What right do outside groups and countries have to meddle with the internal politics of the United States? Regardless of what Chuck Hagel said, people should recognize that Mr. Hagel has a constitutional right to free speech. Whatever he said should not be grounds to denounce his nomination by the president. What right do outside groups and countries have to meddle with the internal politics of the United States? Regardless of what Chuck Hagel said, people should recognize that Mr. Hagel has a constitutional right to free speech. Whatever he said should not be grounds to denounce his nomination by the president.

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By: tmferretti http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/#comment-30389808 tmferretti Tue, 08 Jan 2013 19:53:49 +0000 http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/?p=830944#comment-30389808 NEWCOUNTRYMAN We disagree about JFK but that has nothing to do with Chuck Hagel. Hagel has said nothing but the truth, if that makes him unqualified then so are all the men in "Profiles in Courage" NEWCOUNTRYMAN

We disagree about JFK but that has nothing to do with Chuck Hagel.

Hagel has said nothing but the truth, if that makes him unqualified then so are all the men in “Profiles in Courage”

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By: newcountryman http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/#comment-30389058 newcountryman Tue, 08 Jan 2013 18:59:15 +0000 http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/?p=830944#comment-30389058 John Kennedy was a very rich man who never forgot his poor Irish roots.".... Humm...John Kennedy was a second generation privileged child whose father made his millions as a Canadian whiskey bootlegger. Poor Irish roots? He didn't go to Harvard on a Pell grant scholarship my friend. Now I will grant you he was a patriot, but if the media got hold of half the shenanigans going on with him between 1958 and 1963 we probably would have internet censorship now. John Kennedy was a very rich man who never forgot his poor Irish roots.”…. Humm…John Kennedy was a second generation privileged child whose father made his millions as a Canadian whiskey bootlegger. Poor Irish roots? He didn’t go to Harvard on a Pell grant scholarship my friend. Now I will grant you he was a patriot, but if the media got hold of half the shenanigans going on with him between 1958 and 1963 we probably would have internet censorship now.

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By: newcountryman http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2013/01/chuck-hagel-pushback-groups-say-hes-anti-israel-anti-gay/#comment-30388920 newcountryman Tue, 08 Jan 2013 18:50:09 +0000 http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/?p=830944#comment-30388920 Now if we could only get the Chicago Tribune to do some real in depth reporting. Now if we could only get the Chicago Tribune to do some real in depth reporting.

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