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hendo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-25-08 09:30 PM
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18. There are a lot of people in washington
that you shouldn't turn your back on.
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  -Why Obama is keeping Gates on at Defense?? kentuck  Nov-25-08 08:56 PM   #0 
  - I also give Gates credit for staying. Maybe he wants to set  babylonsister   Nov-25-08 08:58 PM   #1 
  - yuk, rumsfeld where is that snake anyway  alyce douglas   Nov-25-08 09:02 PM   #5 
  - Why not keep him? I respect Jack Reed who voted against the Iraq War  BrentTaylor   Nov-25-08 09:00 PM   #2 
  - I wouldn't go to far in my praise of Gates.  kentuck   Nov-25-08 09:02 PM   #3 
  - I think he has done a good job since he took over  BrentTaylor   Nov-25-08 09:05 PM   #7 
     - I'm just saying, don't turn your back on him...  kentuck   Nov-25-08 09:07 PM   #8 
        - There are a lot of people in washington  hendo   Nov-25-08 09:30 PM   #18 
  - Gates is staying on for a year, is he?  alyce douglas   Nov-25-08 09:04 PM   #6 
  - then why didn't he keep Paulson at Treasury?  leftofthedial   Nov-25-08 09:02 PM   #4 
  - Because Paulson has been a disaster. Gates has done a good job  BrentTaylor   Nov-25-08 09:11 PM   #12 
  - yes I am, but the OP focused only on the political manoeuver,  leftofthedial   Nov-25-08 09:24 PM   #14 
  - You're not seeing any evidence of change? Ugh. Just watch. nt  babylonsister   Nov-25-08 09:27 PM   #17 
     - not much other than competence  leftofthedial   Nov-25-08 10:03 PM   #23 
  - Exactly what I was thinking, plus, Obama is Commander in Chief so he is  rainy   Nov-25-08 09:07 PM   #9 
  - I'd keep him until May 3, 2010  jmowreader   Nov-25-08 09:07 PM   #10 
  - Someone to blame. Simple. He's part of the last administration, he can own it.  Fuzz   Nov-25-08 09:10 PM   #11 
  - Very clever  BeFree   Nov-25-08 09:15 PM   #13 
  - if he sticks around  hendo   Nov-25-08 09:32 PM   #19 
     - if he sticks around  BeFree   Nov-25-08 09:55 PM   #21 
  - Continuity... we have 2 war fronts. He is nesessary for a year or so.  alittlelark   Nov-25-08 09:27 PM   #15 
  - I don't trust Republicans and I don't like Gates one iota  NNN0LHI   Nov-25-08 09:27 PM   #16 
  - As long as gates follows orders and Obama does his best to END THE KILLING...  Zhade   Nov-25-08 09:36 PM   #20 
  - On crack. Phew.  babylonsister   Nov-25-08 09:57 PM   #22 
  - Gates Fairly Bipartisan Choice  kurt_cagle   Nov-25-08 10:36 PM   #24 
 

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