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Mitt Romney Just Hammered
Obama On Libya In A Big,
Wide-Ranging Foreign
Policy Speech

Business Insider, by Brett LoGiurato

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Posted By:JoniTx, 10/8/2012 12:19:07 PM

Republican nominee Mitt Romney is giving a highly pumped-up foreign policy speech hammering President Barack Obama on the recent attacks in Libya. Here's the full text of Romney's speech: "I particularly appreciate the introduction from my good friend and tireless campaign companion, Gov. Bob McDonnell. He is showing what conservative leadership can do to build a stronger economy.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JAN, 10/8/2012 12:25:31 PM     (No. 8918117)

Excellent presentation and excellent content.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Coy860, 10/8/2012 12:26:27 PM     (No. 8918125)

4 dead Americans, NEVER forget.
Great speech. Romney blamed terrorists, Obama blamed a Utube video trailer.
Romney wants to govern, Obama wants to rule.
Vote Romney.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: pomom, 10/8/2012 12:27:49 PM     (No. 8918131)

Romney gave a comprehensive speech, delivered right to the heart of Obama's failed policies. It was well done!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 10/8/2012 12:27:51 PM     (No. 8918132)

I wish he had inserted a couple of lines hammering Hillary Clinton`s failure in the Libya debacle. She needs to be out in her place - which is home baking cookies for hubby.

No offense ladies....

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Reply 5 - Posted by: afortiori, 10/8/2012 12:32:04 PM     (No. 8918137)

Well done speech, content and presentation, very presidential.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 10/8/2012 12:34:07 PM     (No. 8918141)

dang - we were cleaning the garage and missed the whole speech. Reading it ''sounded'' wonderful, I'll bet it was way better to hear it. Perhaps someone will rerun the entire speech. If not, I guess we'll have to be happy with sound bites. There's plenty to play...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Susannah, 10/8/2012 12:37:56 PM     (No. 8918149)

It was an excellent speech. If you missed it, you can probably catch it at the C-SPAN website.

It occurred to me that Romney's speech today sets up Ryan nicely to debate foreign policy with Biden.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: jalo1951, 10/8/2012 12:38:22 PM     (No. 8918152)

#4 Not a problem. I am a very political person and I baked homemade cookies just yesterday. You can do both. The problem with hilary is she's probably not good at either. obama is the first black president and sucks. He will make it very hard for the next black to run for president. But if you say that you are labeled a racist. I am sure if hilary had won many people would be attacking those who would not vote for her as a masoginist. We can't win except by voting for Romney. Then hill and obama will both be gone. And while we are at it get rid of Suzanne Rice too.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 10/8/2012 12:40:29 PM     (No. 8918157)

One of best lines: the Administration has finally conceded, these attacks were the deliberate work of terrorists who use violence to impose their dark ideology on others, especially women and girls; who are fighting to control much of the Middle East today; and who seek to wage perpetual war on the West.

In other words, the passivity of leading from behind is actually fueling more violence.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Bubbasuncle, 10/8/2012 12:42:20 PM     (No. 8918161)

And yet the first call into CSpan was a liberal claiming Romney had no foreign policy experience.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: wilko, 10/8/2012 12:46:22 PM     (No. 8918172)

Cool, measured, logical, Adult. The libs will be peeing themselves this afternoon.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: RIsailor, 10/8/2012 12:49:28 PM     (No. 8918178)

Great speech by Romney - hit all the right spots. I was disappointed in the dopey phone calls to C-SPAN after speech,though. Reminds me how Obama still gets half of the votes.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 10/8/2012 12:59:09 PM     (No. 8918207)

#8 is right. Killing Bin Laden did little to help the ongoing war against Islamist terrorism. This was G. W. Bush's understanding back when the Democrats smeared him for focusing on Iraq instead of capturing Bin Laden. Small wonder they've been doing a victory dance since the seals killed him: they were stupid enough to believe that this was enough to win the war, but President Bush knew better.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 10/8/2012 1:01:51 PM     (No. 8918216)

I am very much looking forward to the morning of November 7, 2012. Again, it will be morning in America.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: rubberneck, 10/8/2012 1:05:35 PM     (No. 8918224)

Mr. Nobel Peace Prize's response will surely be, "Kum-ba-ya!"

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Reply 16 - Posted by: CEP, 10/8/2012 1:06:11 PM     (No. 8918225)

WOnder what violence will break out after they play that film on National Geograpahics about killing Bin Laden.

Why was that dumb video blamed when the administration can't wait for the movie to be played by his big wig friends in Hollywood?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: AbingtonJim, 10/8/2012 1:06:21 PM     (No. 8918227)

Zippy's knickers will be in a knot again.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: steveW, 10/8/2012 1:16:08 PM     (No. 8918255)

I bet anything that America's enemies, both the communist and islamist kind, are busy doing what they can to help Lightworker get reelected...

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Reply 19 - Posted by: ivehadit, 10/8/2012 1:29:16 PM     (No. 8918272)

Send this article to everyone you know because it won't get coverage in the alphabets...

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Reply 20 - Posted by: radrelic, 10/8/2012 2:04:40 PM     (No. 8918353)

Ok, so I like Romney overly well but...

It empresses in the tune "...he who hath clean hands and a pure heart..."

And next Paul Ryan who also practices his own religion with similar clean hands and a pure heart towards serving his fellow man.

Well anyway, I look forward to Paul, a clear-eyed and open-hearted, Paul Ryan to face old Joe in the VP debate, an old Joe who often forgets to lie and spin the admin's very indefensible lines? And when he does, doesn't do that well?

Does old Joe need a stiff drink to face Paul? Or where will his achille's heel be? Something in the air?

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Reply 21 - Posted by: bighambone, 10/8/2012 2:25:45 PM     (No. 8918403)

For all intents and purposes by the time the CIA caught up with bin Laden, and the SEALS rightly took bin Laden out, it appears that bin Laden had retired from the al-Qaeda leadership and was just out there awaiting his fate.

al-Qaeda is still out there and is dangerous. To believe otherwise one would have to be a moron no matter what the Obama crew is falsely telling the nation to get past the November election.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Hard Nard, 10/8/2012 2:41:10 PM     (No. 8918442)

#17 -

Perhaps the plan IS to incite the muslims to violence a day or two before the election, thereby giving zippy the "authority" to postpone elections during a time of conflict.

Ya never know......

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Reply 23 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 10/8/2012 2:42:53 PM     (No. 8918446)

cspan is hitting my main irritated nerves - they let the liars talk forever if they call in as a Pubbie and then talk like a dim. They also allow the blacks to spout their drivel on and on. They also cut off anyone disagreeing with any caller and so to soothe nerves, I am giving up on cspan unless Mitt is on.

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