Ace @ Ace of Spades HQ:
I realize that will be unsuccessful, as far as removal from office. But at some point you have to make the point.
Still, the White House, with concurrence by the FBI and Justice Department[go figure on that– ace], held off on asking for Petraeus’ resignation until after the election. His resignation occurred three days after the election, avoiding the possibility that Obama’s ill-fated appointment of Petraeus could become an issue in the election.FBI agents on the case were aware that such a decision had been made to hold off on forcing him out until after the election and were outraged.