Logo

Guess Which Right Wing Republican is Defending Obama on Iraq?

Post By RelatedRelated Post

When U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) defended President Obama on Meet the Press last week,Rand Paul and Obama some observers thought it was just a fluke. Now, however, Rand Paul has appeared on Sean Hannity’s show to make the case that the situation in Iraq can’t be blamed on President Obama.

“I don’t blame on President Obama” Paul told Meet the Press host David Gregory. Since then, Paul hasn’t changed his tune, making the same point to Sean Hannity this week.

Hannity made the case that by withdrawing from Iraq, Obama left open the door for the Islamic fundamentalist group ISIS to take hold, but Sen. Paul disagreed.

“By leaving the Iraqis hanging like President Obama did, it opened the door where all of these groups could reorganize with any ramifications,” insisted Hannity.

“We shouldn’t always say that it is just our fault, or any one person’s fault over here,” Paul said, adding that Iraqi President Nouri al-Maliki is “the person most culpable” for ostracizing the Sunnis and bringing about this unrest. “Really Maliki deserves a lot of blame,” he explained.

Paul said although some things could have been done differently, it’s not fair to lay blame at the feet of Pres. Obama.

“Could we have stopped this outbreak of ISIS?” Paul asked. “Yeah, but how many troops would it have required? 50-, 100,000?” Paul said it’s the job of the Iraqis to save their country and if they’re not willing to do it, he’s not willing to send his son to die for it.

About a week ago Paul laid blame squarely with the Bush administration.

Questioning those inside the Bush administration who pushed for war, Paul observed, “Were they right in their predictions? Were there weapons of mass destruction there? Was the war won in 2005, when many of those people said it was won?”

h/t: Mediaite

Please subscribe to BlackLikeMoi.com

 

 

yvette

115 Comment

  1. Great write-up, I?¦m regular visitor of one?¦s web site, maintain up the excellent operate, and It is going to be a regular visitor for a long time.

  2. Keep functioning ,terrific job!

  3. Thank you, I’ve recently been searching for info about this topic for ages and yours is the best I have discovered till now. But, what about the conclusion? Are you sure about the source?

  4. I do love the manner in which you have framed this problem plus it does offer us a lot of fodder for thought. On the other hand, from what precisely I have observed, I simply hope when the opinions stack on that men and women stay on point and in no way get started on a soap box regarding the news du jour. All the same, thank you for this superb point and while I can not necessarily go along with this in totality, I respect your perspective.

  5. An interesting discussion is worth comment. I think that you should write more on this topic, it might not be a taboo subject but generally people are not enough to speak on such topics. To the next. Cheers

  6. What i don’t understood is in truth how you’re no longer actually much more well-preferred than you may be right now. You’re very intelligent. You know therefore considerably in the case of this matter, produced me for my part believe it from numerous varied angles. Its like men and women aren’t interested except it?¦s one thing to do with Lady gaga! Your personal stuffs outstanding. Always take care of it up!

  7. Great beat ! I wish to apprentice while you amend your site, how could i subscribe for a blog web site? The account aided me a acceptable deal. I had been a little bit acquainted of this your broadcast provided bright clear idea

  8. Only wanna comment on few general things, The website design is perfect, the subject matter is very wonderful :D.

  9. Would you be involved in exchanging links?

  10. My wife and i have been very thankful that Albert managed to conclude his research out of the ideas he discovered out of your site. It’s not at all simplistic to simply find yourself offering helpful hints many others may have been selling. And we all keep in mind we need the writer to appreciate for that. The entire illustrations you made, the straightforward blog menu, the relationships you help create – it is everything astounding, and it’s really leading our son and our family feel that this situation is interesting, and that’s incredibly serious. Thanks for all!

  11. My wife and i got quite thrilled when Jordan could do his web research through the precious recommendations he was given through the web page. It’s not at all simplistic just to continually be giving freely helpful tips which usually a number of people could have been selling. And now we consider we’ve got the writer to be grateful to because of that. The main illustrations you’ve made, the simple site menu, the friendships you can make it possible to foster – it’s many amazing, and it is making our son in addition to the family imagine that the content is exciting, which is certainly seriously pressing. Thank you for everything!

  12. Having read this I thought it was very informative. I appreciate you taking the time and effort to put this article together. I once again find myself spending way to much time both reading and commenting. But so what, it was still worth it!

  13. Real clear site, thanks for this post.

  14. Great website! I am loving it!! Will come back again. I am taking your feeds also.

  15. obviously like your web site however you have to take a look at the spelling on several of your posts. Several of them are rife with spelling problems and I find it very troublesome to tell the reality on the other hand I¦ll definitely come back again.

Leave a Comment

Email (will not be published)