John Kerry you dirty dog.
Susan Rice can’t be blamed for feeling beleaguered on all sides these days. First, her bosses send her out to sell what turned out to be a false narrative about the Benghazi attack on five news shows, despite the fact that — as Barack Obama himself said — Rice had nothing to do with what happened in Benghazi. Republicans now vow to block her ascent to Secretary of State. At the same time, environmentalists started sounding an alarm over her financial connections to the Keystone XL pipeline and banks involved in it, as well as questions about her work during the Clinton administration on Rwanda and other policies relating to Africa.
This morning, Rice’s woes continue with a Washington Post exposé on Rice’s financial connections to businesses that engaged in trade with Iran — while Rice served as UN Ambassador. The new revelations have Democrats conceding that this will be a problem in any future confirmation hearing: