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Romney’s criticism of president unfair and unfounded

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Romney’s criticism of president unfair and unfounded I read with amusement Mitt Romney’s criticism of President Obama’s foreign policy. Romney said that no one can believe America’s standing in the world is better now than it was five years ago. Let’s look at the facts. Under the previous administration of George W. Bush the United States spent $1 trillion on a completely unnecessary war in Iraq that accomplished nothing except to kill a lot of ...

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April 5, 2014
6:35 a.m.

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Richard M. Alvarez. Now let's talk fact. Bush went into Iraq to stabilize it because Saddam was killing Kurds with chemical weapons. Bush actually followed through with his "line in the sand". He also went in with full Congressional approval after UN reports that all agreed the Iraq had chemical weapons. At the time the weapons were thought to have been moved to Syria, what a surprise that Stria had hidden chemical weapons stockpiles that they too were using on their people. Putin saved Obama on that one. One more little fact or maybe two. More U.S. Soldiers died under Obama than died under Bush and as you said, Obama is using drones and even using them on U.S. Citizens which is a clear violation of the 7th amendment. I would also differ with you on Al-Qaida , three words, Benghazi, Benghazi, Benghazi.