Obama Hopes to Give Boccieri a Job

Discussion in 'Politics' started by The_Blob, Dec 15, 2010.

  1. The_Blob

    The_Blob performing monkey

    in case you didn't know Boccieri & Kucinich were THE votes that allowed Obamacare to pass (Driehaus was in the bag early on) :gaah:

    The Politico Web site is reporting that President Obama has instructed his staff to find a place in the administration for U.S. Rep. John Boccieri of Alliance.
    Boccieri, a native of Youngstown who represented the Mahoning Valley in the Ohio Senate before his election two years ago to Congress from the Canton area, was defeated last month by Republican Jim Renacci.
    "Shortly after the Nov. 2 midterm debacle," Politico reports, "Obama told his senior aides to think about job openings for a handful of ousted members of Congress who were close to him -- people he believes are competent and capable of providing service to the administration -- especially Reps. Tom Perriello of Virginia and John Boccieri and Steve Driehaus of Ohio."
    The story also suggests Gov. Ted Strickland is also a candidate for a job, although not in the Cabinet.
  2. UncleJoe

    UncleJoe Well-Known Member

    What else do you expect. You've got to keep the Gestapo close at hand somehow.

  3. Bigdog57

    Bigdog57 Adventurer at large

    Time to pay back the hired help - the Kool Ade was for the stinking masses. :eek: