Know Nothings must be back in United States

2013-06-16T00:00:00Z Know Nothings must be back in United States nwitimes.com
June 16, 2013 12:00 am

More than 20 attacks on foreign targets, including the bombing of the U.S. mission, happened in Benghazi. An attack on the British ambassador caused the British to withdraw their embassy. Ambassador Christopher Stevens begged for more security but was denied, and three U.S. Army security site teams were withdrawn.

Of course we can't blame Hillary Clinton or President Barack Obama for the deaths of Stevens and three others because they knew nothing about all that.

We can't blame Obama or the IRS commissioners for the IRS targeting conservative groups because they didn't know about it.

We can't blame Obama or Attorney General Eric Holder for the Department of Justice targeting journalists, because they knew nothing about it.

We can't blame Obama or Holder for running guns to Mexican drug cartels because they didn't know about it.

In the 1850s, there was a political party called the "Know Nothings." I think they're back.

- Joy B. Etcheson, Portage

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