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Republicans McCain,
Graham say cannot
support limited Syria strikes

Reuters, by Tabassum Zakaria

Original Article

Posted By:scottyboy, 8/31/2013 4:13:28 PM

Republican Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham on Saturday said they could not support isolated military strikes on Syria that are not part of a bigger strategy. "We cannot in good conscience support isolated military strikes in Syria that are not part of an overall strategy that can change the momentum on the battlefield, achieve the president´s stated goal of (Syrian President Bashar al-) Assad´s removal from power, and bring an end to this conflict, which is a growing threat to our national security interests," they said in a statement.

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Imam 0bama is doing a fine job of embarrassing himself on the world stage without the help of these two RINOs chiming in.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: stablemoney, 8/31/2013 4:22:17 PM     (No. 9500264)

If Congress approves any action in Syria, they will have been suckered into approving a war in Syria. Like the unfed, lunch won´t be the end. They will be back for supper.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: scottyboy, 8/31/2013 4:24:18 PM     (No. 9500265)

Barry could have just lobbed a few missiles at the place and this whole thing would have been forgotten by Monday.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Coy860, 8/31/2013 4:34:01 PM     (No. 9500270)

Are McCain and Graham joined at the hip?
Is this the reason McCain´s wife never lived in DC?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: KTWO, 8/31/2013 4:34:26 PM     (No. 9500271)

The McCainGraham is a curious creature.

Experts say it somehow has two bodies, one mouth, and no brain.



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Reply 5 - Posted by: jglas, 8/31/2013 4:35:47 PM     (No. 9500273)

In other words don´t you dare attack unless you intend to destroy the Syrian military, remove Assad and put the MusBros in power.

Exactly how are the MusBros who probably launched those chemical attacks:

http://www.examiner.com/article/breaking-news-rebels-admit-gas-attack-result-of-mishandling-chemical-weapons

any better than Assad?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: montanabound, 8/31/2013 4:41:00 PM     (No. 9500283)

The Same Sex Senators (h/t Mark Levin) strike again.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: LouD, 8/31/2013 4:44:34 PM     (No. 9500288)

While they are talking about despots, where is the call to get rid of Mugabe? Aren´t there other deserving despots to eliminate? How about Cuba and Venezuela? I´m pretty sure there are a few others who should be removed. (I can think of one half-black right away!)

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Phantomll, 8/31/2013 5:08:09 PM     (No. 9500305)

Why are McPain and Grahamnesty spokesmen for the GOP?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: razorx22, 8/31/2013 5:10:23 PM     (No. 9500308)

Wait a second.
Shouldn´t Congress vote FOR the bill
to know what is IN the bill?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: reilly, 8/31/2013 5:24:43 PM     (No. 9500320)


Note to McCain, Graham, Jeb Bush and Karl Rove: please go away.


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Reply 11 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 8/31/2013 6:01:27 PM     (No. 9500353)

@#8: That`s the way Mitch McConnell wants it.....

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Reply 12 - Posted by: rochow, 8/31/2013 7:11:31 PM     (No. 9500408)

Who is paying these two jokers? The military complex paying them handsomely???

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Reply 13 - Posted by: toodles3956, 8/31/2013 8:41:17 PM     (No. 9500474)

I can see all of our past presidents sitting with their head in their hands, rocking back and forth and saying "what an idiot".

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Reply 14 - Posted by: nevernaught, 8/31/2013 9:30:24 PM     (No. 9500513)

These two blabber mouths are just jiving so you will forget the United States has been invaded by 20,000,000 criminals without a shot being fired. North Carolina, don´t believe any of Missy Grahams lying campaign speak. Vote him out along with all of the criminal invaders.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: absalom, 8/31/2013 10:15:48 PM     (No. 9500545)

How about we call an air strike on Graham and McCain???

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 8/31/2013 10:48:02 PM     (No. 9500560)

All this worked so well ending the conflicts in Iraq and Afganistan, why not go for broke here as well!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: geneinnyc, 8/31/2013 11:01:34 PM     (No. 9500571)

A stopped digital clock is right once a day and, this time, McCain has it exactly right.

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