Maxine Waters Cuts Through Iraq Spin


(Guest blogged by Logan Murphy)

Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) appeared on Fox Sunday with Chris Wallace this morning to discuss her Iraq proposal. As usual, he hurled the same tired talking points at her and, as usual, she stands her ground. When asked the inevitable, "What message does it send the terrorists if we cut and run" question, she replied:

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"Well, I think cut and run is a kind of language that has been used by this administration and others to intimidate those of us who are responding to the American people's desire to get our soldiers out of Iraq. Our soldiers are dying every day. Civilians are dying by the thousands - uh, in Iraq. I just don't want to wake up one morning to find that they have bombed one of our compounds and hundreds of our soldiers have been killed."


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