'WASHINGTON With new trouble appearing in the Middle East and the Pentagon
facing possible budget cuts, the Republican White House contenders are debating
for the second time in as many weeks how they would do better than President
Barack Obama in protecting and extending America's national security.' -
Article Under Republican leadership: "The Iraqi
regime . . . possesses and produces chemical and biological weapons. It is
seeking nuclear weapons.' - George W. Bush - Ohio Speech 10/7/2002
*'US gives up search for Iraq WMD' - BBC News - 01/12/05 'Mr Duelfer
reported last year that Iraq had no stockpiles of chemical or biological weapons
at the time of the US-led invasion nearly two years ago.' Result? *'U.S. Military deaths in Iraq war at 4,473 - AP - Published by the
DSNews - 08/02/2011 Think it's different now? *'GOP
contenders argue on Iran' - By Kasie Hunt - AP - Published by DSNews -
11/12/11 "If we re-elect Barack Obama, Iran will have a nuclear
weapon. And if you elect Mitt Romney, Iran will not have a nuclear weapon,"
vowed the former Massachusetts governor.' I will not support yet
ANOTHER $3 trillion dollar war based on 'faulty intelligence'.
Under Obama's leadership: Promise:*'Obama to pull combat
troops from Iraq by August 2010' - CNN - 02/26/09Delivery:*'Last U.S. combat brigade leaves Iraq' - By Rebecca Santana - AP - Published
by DSNews - 08/19/10 'Seven years and five months after the U.S.-led
invasion, the last American combat brigade was leaving Iraq, well ahead of
President Barack Obama's Aug. 31 deadline for ending U.S. combat operations
there.' *'Osama bin Laden Killed: 'Justice Is Done,'
President Says' - By DEAN SCHABNER - ABC News - 05/01/2011 'Osama
bin Laden, hunted as the mastermind behind the worst terrorist attack on U.S.
soil, has been killed, President Obama announced tonight.' *'We have
been waiting for this moment': Libya confirms Gadhafi is dead' - MSNBC -
10/20/2011 *'Obama announces total Iraq troop withdrawal' - By Ben
Feller - AP - Published by DSNews - 10/21/2011 'WASHINGTON
President Barack Obama on Friday declared an end to the Iraq war, one of the
longest and most divisive conflicts in U.S. history, announcing that all U.S.
troops would be withdrawn from the country by year's end.'