There's no such thing as too dumb to be the Secretary of Defense.—
Frank J. Fleming (@IMAO_) February 26, 2013
Alas, that evidently makes no difference. Incompetent? Well, that’s just par for the course now.
The reaction was swift and full of disgust.
And the roll call. On the cloture vote:
And on the confirmation vote:
Press secretary Carney tweets:
Twitter users take him to task.
It’s to be expected from an administration that uses our men and women in uniform as props.
Update: Post has been corrected to clarify the two votes: Cloture and final vote on confirmation.