In Harrisburg Monday afternoon, he says in wide-ranging press availability:
On Gen. Clark comments: “If that’s the kind of campaign that Senator Obama and his surrogates and supporters want to engage, I understand that, but it doesn’t lower a gallon of gas by one penny.” Watch video here.
On Obama’s patriotism: “I think Senator Obama is a great American success story…. I think our differences are how we intend to move forward in conducting the affairs of this country.”
On Afghanistan, Iraq: Says that to think this is an either-or situation where we focus on one or the other “is a fundamental misreading of the Middle East.” Criticizes Obama’s positions on Iraq.
On his trip to Colombia: Says he supports the trade agreement, criticizes Obama for being against it.