Thursday, December 30, 2010

Obama Makes Dangerous Recess Appointment: Lawmakers Outraged Over Obama’s Latest Recess Apointments

C'mon people, you can't get any more anti-American than this guy. The people who voted for Obama should be ashamed of themselves. Sit home next time and do the country a favor.

Obama Makes Dangerous Recess Appointment

The White House announced Wednesday that Obama would use his power to make recess appointments to fill envoy posts to Azerbaijan, Syria and NATO allies Turkey and the Czech Republic and appoint James Cole as assistant attorney general.

Specific senators had blocked or refused to consider the confirmations of the nominees for various reasons, including questions about their qualifications. But in the most high-profile case, that of the new envoy to Syria, Robert Ford, a number of senators objected because they believed sending an ambassador to the country would reward it for bad behavior.

“Making underserved concessions to Syria tells the regime in Damascus that it can continue to pursue its dangerous agenda and not face any consequences from the U.S.,” Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen R-Fla., the incoming chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, said in a statement. “That is the wrong message to be sending to a regime which continues to harm and threaten U.S. interests and those of such critical allies as Israel.”

The administration had argued that returning an ambassador to Syria after a five-year absence would help persuade Syria to change its policies regarding Israel, Lebanon, Iraq and support for extremist groups. Syria is designated a “state sponsor of terrorism” by the State Department.

President George W. Bush’s administration withdrew a full-time ambassador from Syria in 2005 after terrorism accusations and to protest the assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri, killed in a Beirut truck bombing that his supporters blamed on Syria. Syria denied involvement. READ MORE...

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1 comment:

  1. Ron the Black "Birther"Thu Dec 30, 08:56:00 AM PST

    the "idiots" who voted for Obama and want to lick his sack are too stupid to realize Obama studied constitutional law to find loop holes and get around the constitution.. He hates America, capitalism, whites, and the more this guy does shit like this the more I believe he couldnt of possibly of been born here! I am black, my wife is white, we always knew this guy was a smooth talking liberal fake but damn we didn't know he would be this bad! As a vet, this man makes me puke when he has to be saluted to by a Marine knowing what a phony bastard he and his slave master George Soros are doing to the country we fought and many died for. He should be incarcerated for treason. Im sick of it. Who paid for this boys college and whys he trying to hide it. I want to know!!!!