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  • Video: McCain on Afghanistan

    Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) spoke at Heritage today about President Obama’s decision to send an additional 30,000 troops to Afghanistan. McCain said he was supportive of the move, but criticized Obama for setting a timetable for withdrawal.

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    3 Responses to Video: McCain on Afghanistan

    1. mary triola new jers says:

      This is a heart breaking decision the new rules of engagement are putting our HEROES in danger. WHY,WHY,WHY? Where are all the idiots in the pentagon? When will they STAND for our toops? This is a disgrace to our nation.

    2. Ben Franklin, IN says:

      When your general comes to you and says he needs X number of troops, you don't say, "I'll get back to you." or… "Nah, that's too many." You say: "Are you sure that's enough?"

    3. Lynn B. DeSpain says:

      I'm all for the remote manless planes with missles, lots of them! Every Soldier should have one! If it crawls, it falls! Soon, no more anything there to uprise with or against and the War is over! No more Terrorist. If you find one, anywhere, implant them, let one of those drones loose, and problem's solved. Welcome to the 21st Century!

      You hurt me and mine, I'll remove you and yours. No question. The American way.

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