“We send these young people into combat. We think they’re mature enough to fight and die. I think they’re mature enough to make a judgment on who they want to serve with and the impact on their battle effectiveness.” ~ John McCain
Answer by bekkaboo89 at 6:34 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
i think it sounds kind psycotic and cold in a way. why doesnt he get out there and fight and die?
Ummm...he DID, and almost DID. Haven't you read about John McCain's military and POW experience?!
Answer by LoriKeet at 6:42 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
Answer by Sisteract at 6:42 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
Considering his background, I would think he would know better than I would.
Answer by QuinnMae at 6:43 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
Answer by lovinangels at 6:45 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
Answer by jesse123456 at 6:59 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
Answer by UpSheRises at 7:00 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
Answer by pam19 at 7:05 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
Gates: I can't think of a single precedent in American history of doing a referendum of the American armed forces on a policy issue. Are you going to ask them if they want 15-month tours? You gonna ask them if they want to be part of the surge in Iraq?"
Yes, this was the impression I had just from speaking with my family members. Lots of direction given and taken, not much input extracted.
Answer by Sisteract at 7:19 PM on Dec. 3, 2010
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