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Allen West: “Bin Laden Being Dead is Not Foreign Policy”

LudovicoCarracci Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 6:29 PM
Why is it stupid? He assassinated a guy that the US has been half-heartedly chasing for 10 years. I have yet to see Obama point to the killing as the totality of American policy. I HAVE seen him point to it as an accomplishment. And considering the fact that Bin Laden is the de facto reason/source/argument for our entire reason for being in the Middle East I think that Obama is right to point to that as an accomplishment. So I don't think that it's a stupid statement; I do think that perhaps you haven't thought about it enough. There will be graduate seminars based around the Bin Laden killing and its subsequent foreign policy products/ramifications.

This clip is a few days old but worth watching in its entirety. Appearing on “On the Record” with Greta Van Susteren Thursday night, Congressman Allen West (R-FL) explained why “it’s insane” for the Obama administration to base their entire foreign policy on the death of Osama bin Laden. Take a look: