Sen. John McCain continued his blistering attack on President Barack Obama’s handling of Iraq on Friday, again calling for his entire national security team to be replaced and saying his decisions have been very costly.No, Senator. Not "the president." The country.
"The president wanted out and now we are paying a heavy price," the Arizona Republican said on MSNBC....
November 2, 2011
Three in Four Americans Back Obama on Iraq Withdrawal
Republicans more likely to disapprove than approve
Americans widely support President Obama's recent decision to withdraw nearly all U.S. troops from Iraq by the end of the year, with 75% approving. That includes the vast majority of Democrats and independents. Republicans, however, are slightly more likely to disapprove than approve.
Oh, and since I know you're going to pull the same diva act eventually with regard to Afghanistan if given half a chance, here are the numbers on that withdrawal:
And, in fact:
Solid majorities of Democrats, Republicans and independents support the decision, although Republicans are significantly less enthusiastic.So, apart from the members of your party, these were decisions that the American people backed almost universally. So shut the hell up.