It’s really not that tough, adding and subtracting numbers. School kids do it all the time. Shouldn’t the man who wants to be president be able to?
It’s kind of scary that John McCain, who keeps talking about how many trips he’s made to Iraq, doesn’t even know how many troops we have there. Yesterday, McCain told an audience in Wisconsin that we are back to pre-surge troop levels in Iraq…..Actually, Mr. Magoo, two-thirds of the surge troops are still in Iraq.
Let me walk you through this […]
Response from the McCain camp? Condescension:
Yesterday at a townhall meeting in Wisconsin, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) claimed that troops in Iraq are already down to “pre-surge levels”: So I can tell you that it is succeeding. I can look you in the eye and tell you it’s succeeding. We have drawn down to pre-surge levels. Basra, Mosul and now Sadr city […]
Maybe the voters ARE paying attention:
With Barack Obama and John McCain battling again today over foreign policy, the question is worth asking: Which candidate is actually winning the argument over Iraq right now? The new Pew poll we posted on yesterday has some fascinating numbers […]