Do not trust this man
In the context of (as i recall), 'how do you think the local (Florida?) Jewish population will reposnd to policy X, re: Israel?'
I happenned to be up late that night, and happened to be in the lounge of my dorm, and watching the middle of the night news (on ABC, i think).Baker is alleged to have said about Jews in 1992: "Fuck 'em. They didn't vote for us."
long and short of it: James Baker did say that.
The former secretary of state is part of a bipartisan group that is exploring ideas for a way out.Now, how come I can't find any crap about Panetta or Jordan pecc-ing their own credentials.
He cited the "impeccable credentials" of the 10-member group, which also includes former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, Bill Clinton adviser Vernon Jordan Jr. and former White House Chief of Staff Leon Panetta. The other cochairman is former Rep. Lee Hamilton, D-Ind.