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Romney Responds to Leaving ‘Afghanistan’ Out of Speech

Kush Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 11:10 AM
Conservatives want to stay in Afghanistan how long? Even Rasmussen reports that a plurality of Americans want an immediate withdrawal. http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/current_events/afghanistan/31_think_victory_possible_in_afghanistan
Col Bat Guano Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 11:37 AM
So you are saying 0bama has failed in Afghanistan?
Dave M Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 1:02 PM
I do say he has because he has no plan for winning it. All we are currently doing is counting bodies.
badgerpat Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 11:18 AM
What does this have to do, in any way, with this article?
Dave M Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 11:19 AM
Actually it doesn't. Just a lib posting the usual bilge.
Kush Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 11:25 AM
Do you think the American people want their army to remain in Afghan Dave?
Dave M Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 1:01 PM
I didn't say they did- but countries that involve themselves in wars without the will to win them eventually lose to those that do.
Dave M Wrote: Sep 09, 2012 11:13 AM
At some point you are going to have to start fighting your wars to win or we will start having to fight them here.

Mitt Romney was criticized across the aisle for not specifically mentioning the war in Afghanistan during his acceptance speech at the RNC. He did, however, mention the the military in more general terms:

"His trillion dollar cuts to our military will eliminate hundreds of thousands of jobs, and also put our security at greater risk. ... Everywhere I go, there are monuments ... for those who have given their lives for America. There is no mention of their race, their party affiliation, or what they did for a living. (APPLAUSE) They lived and died under a single...