Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009   2:56 pm | Author: chris | Politics/Government | Add Comment
Another Bush crony chimed in today after Obama stated that during the Bush administration the required troops were not provided to Afghanistan.
The Bush administration funneled the majority of resources to Iraq for the war that they lied us into which resulted in the resurgence of Al Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Today Donald Rumsfeld, who was fired by the Bush administration for the lousy job he was doing declared:
“In his speech to the nation last night, President Obama claimed that ‘Commanders in Afghanistan repeatedly asked for support to deal with the reemergence of the Taliban, but these reinforcements did not arrive.’ Such a bald misstatement, at least as it pertains to the period I served as Secretary of Defense, deserves a response.”
“I am not aware of a single request of that nature between 2001 and 2006. If any such requests occurred, ‘repeated’ or not, the White House should promptly make them public. The President’s ..continue reading