#1 President Obama Names Transgender Appointee to Commerce DepartmentSonnabendGuest01-05-2010, 02:54 AM
NO this is NO joke
President Obama recently named Amanda Simpson to be a Senior Technical Advisor to the Commerce Department.
In a statement, Simpson, a member of the National Center for Transgender Equality's board of directors, said that "as one of the first transgender presidential appointees to the federal government, I hope that I will soon be one of hundreds, and that this appointment opens future opportunities for many others."
While Simpson is clearly one of the first transgender presidential appointees, Democratic officials say they're unsure if she is the very first one.The White House had no comment on her appointment.
A 2004 YWCA "Woman on the Move," Simpson recently served as Deputy Director in Advanced Technology Development at Raytheon Missile Systems in Tucson, Arizona.
At Raytheon, Simpson -- a former test pilot who had worked for the company for more than a generation -- transitioned from male to female and was instrumental in convincing the military contractor to add gender identity and expression to its equal employment opportunity policy.
She later ran unsuccessfully for the Arizona House of Representatives and was a delegate for then-Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-NY, to the Democratic National Convention in 2008.
.....what the FUCK is Obambi smoking? :mad::eek:
01-05-2010, 03:08 AM
To hell with it !THE UNITED STATES OF SODOM AND GOMORRAH!
01-05-2010, 04:27 AM
Last edited by samurai; 01-05-2010 at 04:33 AM.The problem in the next four years will be not just that the president of the United States serially does not tell the truth. Instead, the real crisis in our brave new relativist world will be that those who demonstrate that he is untruthful will themselves be accused of lying. - Victor Davis Hanson
SonnabendGuest01-05-2010, 04:39 AM
EW EW EW EW :mad:
GOD, samurai, did you HAVE to???
Gimme the eye bleach.....AUGH!!!! :mad::mad::eek:
01-05-2010, 07:35 AM
- Join Date
- May 2008
- Northern Virginia
I think Karen Hughes was also a man at one point.
"Today, [the American voter] chooses his rulers as he buys bootleg whiskey, never knowing precisely what he is getting, only certain that it is not what it pretends to be." - H.L. Mencken
01-05-2010, 11:09 AM
- Join Date
- Dec 2009
lets just agree to not play along and call these males females ok ?
takes more than a scalpel (or Lorena Bobbit) to change that.
01-05-2010, 05:00 PM
He'll do anything for a few votes.
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