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Corn: How Obama Got Bin Laden

David Corn: During the 2008 campaign, when Barack Obama bluntly vowed "we will kill bin Laden," he did not know that one of the most consequential moments of his presidency would be deciding whether to make good on that vow. In fact, his fierce campaign pledge to resort to unilateral action to get Osama bin Laden, should he be hiding in Pakistan, was slammed by both Hillary Clinton and John McCain as reckless talk.
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McCain slams Obama for using bin Laden in 'cheap political attack'

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (2 years ago)

Republican Sen. John McCain on Friday blasted President Barack Obama for casting doubt on whether Mitt Romney would have ordered the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, calling it "a cheap political attack." The Obama campaign leveled... Read Post

Delivering On Vow To Kill Bin Laden Boosts Obama

News : The Two-Way (3 years ago)

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Flashback II: Conservatives Mock Sen. Obama For Vowing To Hunt And Kill Bin Laden In Pakistan

US Politics / Liberal : Alan Colmes' Liberaland (3 years ago)

by toma Back in August of 2007, Senator Barack Obama, candidate for U.S. president, made it clear that Pakistan’s borders wouldn’t act as impediments to American efforts to capture or kill Osama bin Laden: “There are terrorists hole... Read Post

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