Originally Posted by suzzer99
Yeah cuz he's been such a pussy. You need to update your talking points.
You got it!
• Started a war in Libya under false pretenses while shifting the goal posts on Congressional approval
• Bombing Yeman and lying about it.
• Increasing troops in Afghanistan, then drawing down while still leaving in more than Bush.
• Tried to extend the withdrawal agreement from Iraq that Bush set, but the Iraqis said get out.
• Furiously expanded the war in Pakistan using drones
• Claimed the right to unilaterally kill any US citizen on earth without a nod from Congress or the courts
• Tortured a whistleblower
• Implemented invasive airport security measures
• Continues rendition
• Detention without trial
• Violations of Habeas Corpus
No wonder Bill Kristol calls Obama a NeoCon.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950