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Kerry warns that another budget gridlock will damage U.S. leadership
| October 24, 2013
| By Lesley Wroughton
Posted on 10/24/2013 4:00:51 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
America's top diplomat warned on Thursday that the United States could suffer more lasting damage to its influence abroad if the next round of budget talks in a few months lead to another breakdown.
"What we do in Washington matters deeply to them, and that is why a self-inflicted wound like the shutdown that we just endured can never happen again," Kerry told the Center of American Progress policy think tank.
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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Massachusetts; US: Texas
KEYWORDS: kerry; ketchup; lurch; massachusetts; teaparty; tedcruz; texas; vietnam
Damage.... US.... leadership???
chuckle, snort, giggle.... BWAHAHAAHAHAHAHAHA!!!!!
posted on 10/24/2013 4:02:18 PM PDT
(Dumb, dependent and Democrat is no way to go through life - Rep. L. Gohmert, Tex)
posted on 10/24/2013 4:03:08 PM PDT
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Tell it to your friends the Democrats and RINO
s in the Senate John. They are the ones who caused it.
It could have been resolved by postponing the Obamacare penalties, they now want to postpone it for.
posted on 10/24/2013 4:05:45 PM PDT
(Keep Obama and you aint seen nothing yet.)
In other words, “Give us everything we want, or the AP will be nasty to you.”
posted on 10/24/2013 4:06:27 PM PDT
(America died on November 6, 2012 --- RIP)
Kerry lecturing on what would damage U. S. Leadership (I presume role, globally)...
It’s like this rat can’t get low enough, and is now gnawing a new hole in the bottom of the barrel.
posted on 10/24/2013 4:11:54 PM PDT
(People will retain the power to control the Government, or it will retain the power to control them.)
Is he kidding? It’s already $hit the bed.
posted on 10/24/2013 4:14:37 PM PDT
(Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway...John Wayne)
Obama has to decide if he is going to keep the U.S. in a leadership role on the world stage, or keep his domestic Marxist entitlement plantation growing - he won’t get funds for both.
posted on 10/24/2013 4:29:07 PM PDT
How do you Damage Failed Leadership?
posted on 10/24/2013 4:31:57 PM PDT
(Return to the Constitution)
Were these last budget talks seared, seared in his memory?
posted on 10/24/2013 4:33:13 PM PDT
(I'm a Christian, pro-life, pro-gun, Reaganite. The GOP hates me. Why should I vote for them?)
Skerry is the poster child for “damaged leadership”. What a traitorous buffoon.
posted on 10/24/2013 4:38:21 PM PDT
by hal ogen
(First Amendment or Reeducation Camp?)
US leadership is stuck on breakdown.
posted on 10/24/2013 4:45:40 PM PDT
(This reply was mined before it was posted.)
Get rid of the EPA....so we can build this country back up. It's going to take 20 years to repair the damage.
And Obamacare...it's already a failure!!.
John Kerry, vainglorious buffoon
posted on 10/24/2013 5:14:26 PM PDT
(Occupy the DC Mall - take back the monuments)
posted on 10/24/2013 5:55:56 PM PDT
by Some Fat Guy in L.A.
(Still bitterly clinging to rational thought despite it's unfashionability)
To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; cardinal4; ColdOne; ...
The Obama Tax Hikesto go with
The Obama Recession
posted on 10/24/2013 6:05:48 PM PDT
posted on 10/24/2013 6:08:01 PM PDT
posted on 10/24/2013 6:35:10 PM PDT
This administration is scared sh!tle$$ of Ted Cruz. That is all.
posted on 10/24/2013 6:40:58 PM PDT
(When push comes disguised as nudge, I do not budge.)
That bird has flown the coop....
posted on 10/24/2013 7:17:13 PM PDT
(Self-respect is the root of discipline...dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself-Heschel)
HAHAHAHHAHA, these guys area joke a minute!
posted on 10/24/2013 7:36:11 PM PDT
(If at first you don't succeed, skydiving is not for you.)
"Marines angered of Obama-mandated 'girly' hats, called 'French' looking"
posted on 10/27/2013 6:12:50 AM PDT
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