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Biden’s bin Laden hypocrisy
Washington Post, by Marc Thiessen

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Posted By:StormCnter, 10/9/2012 4:51:42 AM

In the 2012 campaign, Vice President Biden has become cheerleader in chief for the operation that killed Osama bin Laden, while claiming that Mitt Romney would not have ordered the mission — which, in Biden’s telling, disqualifies Romney for the presidency. One problem with that: Joe Biden opposed the mission that killed Osama bin Laden. During his speech at the Democratic National Convention, Biden lavished praise on President Obama for the bin Laden raid: “Barack understood that the search for bin Laden was about a lot more than taking a monstrous leader off the battlefield; it was about righting

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/9/2012 6:25:09 AM     (No. 8919575)

Romney's VMI speech disproves the Biden lie.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bighambone, 10/9/2012 10:36:06 AM     (No. 8920144)

Barack Obama by approving the SEAL mission to take out bin Laden only did what the vast majority of the American people would expect any person elected as USA President to do. Under the circumstances it was not a "gutsy" decision as the liberal Democrat political operatives are claiming, but was in actuality a routine decision that American Presidents are expected to make.

The fact of that matter is that if Obama had denied the mission, as Biden advised him to do, and that denial had become public, which it would have as the CIA would have seen to that, Obama would have had no chance whatever of being re-elected.

Biden is a 100% liberal Democrat career political animal, and as such would not have a clue as to what Romney would have ordered in a similar situation, but you can safely bet that Romney would have done the right thing.

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