Wednesday, February 08, 2006

Bolton named nominee for Nobel Peace Prize

John Bolton Nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
By Susan Jones, CNSN Senior Editor

John Bolton, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, is one of two Americans who have been nominated for the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize.

Last year, Democrats and a few Republicans refused to confirm Bolton to the U.N. post, forcing President Bush to resort to a recess appointment.

Bolton and Kenneth R. Timmerman were formally nominated by Sweden's former deputy prime minister Per Ahlmark, for playing a major role in exposing Iran's secret plans to develop nuclear weapons.

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Not that I place much stock in this award... but boy... ain't just the nomination itself gonna hurt the disgruntled libs... LOL

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