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  •  He would have to resign in 2015 (1+ / 0-)
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    DCCyclone

    Which he may not want to do. Usually cabinet appointments are assumed to be for 4 years.

    I am a Tom Rukavina Democrat

    by OGGoldy on Mon Apr 29, 2013 at 10:43:47 AM PDT

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    •  Though he is only 41 so plenty time (2+ / 0-)
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      Stephen Wolf, itskevin

      This could go either way for his future but in terms of possible statewide runs then the cabinet is probably better than replacing Mel Watt.

      "What do you mean "conspiracy"? Does that mean it's someone's imaginings and that the actual polls hovered right around the result?" - petral

      by conspiracy on Mon Apr 29, 2013 at 10:48:05 AM PDT

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    •  I don't think it would be that controversial (0+ / 0-)

      For a Cabinet member to leave early towards the end of a President's second term. I can't find an example, but I'm fairly certain I've heard of it before.

      25, Practical Progressive Democrat (-9.38, -8.51), Gay, IN-02 - Defeat Wacky Jackie for 2014!

      by HoosierD42 on Mon Apr 29, 2013 at 05:03:05 PM PDT

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