Sebelius breaks the Hatch Act — will there be consequences? | WashingtonExaminer.com

Sebelius breaks the Hatch Act — will there be consequences? | WashingtonExaminer.com.
by the Washington Examiner

Over the past week, the news-consuming public has been understandably focused on the attacks against U.S. embassies in the Middle East. But in the midst of the foreign policy crisis, another important story was unfolding within the Obama administration. On Wednesday, the government’s independent Office of Special Counsel found that Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius violated federal law when she appeared at an event in her official capacity and on government time to promote President Obama’s re-election. The chief executive took no disciplinary action despite a clear finding of an illegal act by one of his senior appointees. Continue reading →

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2 thoughts on “Sebelius breaks the Hatch Act — will there be consequences? | WashingtonExaminer.com

  1. Is this a trick question? The only way anything will happen to her is if a large enough and loud enough voice is raised that it will become a political liability to the President. Other than that, not a chance.

    • Well, a willing press to allow for the President to be ok with a re-catagorization of behavior will never allow such a story to ever come to fruition. So, yep…not a chance, you’re right.

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