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Can GOP Reverse the Damage Done by Iraq?

cere1964 Wrote: Mar 29, 2013 5:08 PM
You are certainly wrong. Bill Clinton signed into law the Iraqi Liberation Act in 1998, a bi-partisan bill. You might want to do some homework rather than speaking with myopic thoughts. GW Bush only carried the torch that Bill Clinton lit. You might want to look into Operation Desert Fox, while you're at it. And also, your next assignment is the SOFA Accord.

Is the Iraq war to blame for the mess we are in?

Now, I should qualify that question by explaining "mess" and "we." By "mess," I mean the dawn of Barack Obama's second term, the predictably catastrophic rollout of Obamacare, the exploding debt and deficit, the stimulus boondoggles, etc. By "we," I mean conservatives (particularly those, like me, who supported the war), but also anyone else who doesn't think Obama has done a bang-up job.

There seems to be a growing consensus that the answer to that question is "yes." In a recent column, the Washington Examiner's Philip Klein writes, "It's...