Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Fight! Fight! Paleocons vs. Neocons: Pat Buchanan backs Chuck Hagel for Defense Secretary

Pat Buchanan never misses an opportunity to take on the neoconservatives. His latest opportunity  comes in the form of supporting Obama’s putative nominee for Defense, former Nebraska Senator Chuck Hagel, a Republican critic of the Iraq War. Buchanan makes his case. Hagel puts U.S. national interests first. And sometimes those interests clash with the policies of the Israeli government. In…

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Obama to Nominate John Kerry for Sec. of State Today

Not a huge surprise, but Foxnews is reporting that President Obama will nominate Massachusetts Senator John Kerry to be the next Secretary of State. A senior administration official says President Obama on Friday will nominate Sen. John Kerry, D-Mass., as his next secretary of state. Kerry’s nomination marks Obama’s first move in a sweeping overhaul of his national security team…

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