Category Archives: Afganistan

Obama on Face The Nation

If you missed today’s edition of Face the Nation, you missed President Obama talk about health care reform, CIA interrogations the war in Afghanistan and cancellation of the missile defense system in Europe. The stay tuned to see RNC Chairman Michael Steele respond to the President.

Overall it was a very interesting interview, watch it:

Leave a comment

Filed under Afganistan, Bob Schieffer, Face the Nation, health care reform, President Obama

McGovern Warns Obama of LBJ Legacy

In 1964, President Johnson said of Vietnam that “I don’t think it’s worth fighting for, and I don’t think that we can get out. Its just the biggest damn mess I ever saw.” Yet Johnson escalated the conflict and America became bogged down in Southeast Asia for more than a decade. Former Senator George McGovern recently sat down with ANP and said that President Obama runs the risk, like Johnsons Great Society, of hobbling his ambitious domestic goals if he continues to send troops into Afghanistan.

Leave a comment

Filed under Afganistan, American News Project, Barack Obama, Financial crisis, George McGovern, Iraq, Lyndon Johnson, Veitnam