The Senator keeps up pressure on McCain with tough remarks over his comment that Iraqi troop levels are down to pre-surge levels. Read his remarks.
“Senator McCain was wrong, and he was wrong on the most important question that any Commander-in-Chief faces.”
“We’ve seen this movie before – a leader who pursues the wrong course, who is unwilling to change course, who ignores the evidence.”
Response from McCain team: Spokesman Bounds says Obama “raises questions about whether his campaign is based on conceding defeat in Iraq, no matter what progress our troops make there.” Read full statement.