Did You Know...

   

Who’s up for Sheila Jackson Lee as Secretary of Homeland Security?

Share
By Doug Powers  •  July 29, 2013 11:32 PM

**Written by Doug Powers

When you’re choosing a replacement for Janet Napolitano and the security level hasn’t exactly set at “Ft. Knox” to begin with, a switch to Sheila Jackson Lee would be more of a lateral move — like a transfer of power from Barney Fife to Paul Blart. This is the change that the Congressional Black Caucus is calling for:

A letter dated July 25 and signed by CBC Chairwoman Rep. Marcia Fudge, an Ohio Democrat, urges President Barack Obama to consider Jackson Lee for the position formerly held by Janet Napolitano, the first woman to hold the position. Napolitano resigned earlier this month to become president of the University of California.

“Representative Jackson Lee would serve as an effective DHS Secretary because she understands the importance of increasing border security and maintaining homeland security,” the nomination letter reads.

The people who might be most terrified by this idea? DHS employees who report to the director.

In a paradox kind of way it would be funny if Jackson Lee accepted a nomination to lead a department she voted against creating.

**Written by Doug Powers

Twitter @ThePowersThatBe

blog comments powered by Disqus
~ For the latest breaking news, be sure to join Michelle's Email List:

We have our winner for stupidest ad of the 2014 campaign season — no more calls please

October 29, 2014 08:33 PM by Doug Powers

gardner

Congrats, NARAL

The spectacular self-immolation of Wendy R. Davis

October 28, 2014 09:45 PM by Michelle Malkin

Sen. Mary Landrieu enters voluntary quarantine in last-ditch effort to save campaign

October 28, 2014 12:32 PM by Doug Powers

bubble

The anti-Reid, anti-Obama bubble

But remember, the border is secure!

October 26, 2014 12:21 PM by Doug Powers

border

No laughing matter


Categories: Amnesty, Barack Obama, Catch-And-Release, Corruption, Democrats, DREAM Act, Homeland Security, Immigration

Follow me on Twitter Follow me on Facebook