Vice President Biden, that’s who:
…Biden may also be able to prevent two lingering problems from blowing up into showstoppers at Obama’s debut on the NATO stage, the April 3-4 summit in Strasbourg.
The first involves achieving agreement on a new secretary general to take charge of the organization this summer. Washington would reward Canada for its valiant combat performance in Afghanistan by putting Defense Minister Peter MacKay in the job…
Chuckercanuck cries “Quelle scandale!”
If anything would give our homegrown lefties fits and froth, it would be Peter MacKay becoming NATO Secretary General. Imagine, Canada’s first secretary general of NATO coming from the barbarian hordes of Toryism where the only subtle distinctions we ever draw are between the electric chair and the gas chamber. Imagine the outrageous suggestion that such a distinction go to a non-Liberal? Scandal!
What compounds this horror is the notion that the man from Hope and Change actually wants MacKay in that position…
U.S. Undecided About Its Vote for NATO Top Job