The question about Chuck Hagel isn’t why he’s leaving. It’s why he was appointed in the first place if President Obama had no intention of listening to him. Why did President Obama select and then dispose of Hagel? White House spokesman Josh Earnest has essentially said that Hagel was hired to supervise budget cuts and Pentagon reorganization and suggested that the Department of Defense needs different leadership for a war against the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). This is revealing in three important respects.
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How marvelous are your ways, oh Lord, your mercies every morning you renew. How many disappointments can your grace afford? You love us Lord in spite of what we do. […]
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