Romney Uses Petraeus/Mullen As Cudgel

Reuters
Reuters

Statement beats Bam on Afghanistan.
“We have now heard from both Admiral Mullen and General Petraeus, and it is clear the President did not follow their advice. By failing to do so, he puts at risk the success of our mission in Afghanistan.” 

MITT ROMNEY RESPONDS TO MULLEN AND PETRAEUS TESTIMONY

Boston, MA – Mitt Romney issued the following response to Admiral Mike Mullen and General David Petraeus’ statements regarding President Obama’s arbitrary timetables for troop withdrawal from Afghanistan:

“Yesterday, I warned against arbitrary timetables for withdrawal and said I wanted to hear from our military commanders about the President’s plan to remove troops from Afghanistan. We have now heard from both Admiral Mullen and General Petraeus, and it is clear the President did not follow their advice. By failing to do so, he puts at risk the success of our mission in Afghanistan.”

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