Lupica: Rand Paul's views on Iraq separate him from Dick Cheney and other neo-cons who believe war is the answer

June 23, 2014 1:12 AM

16 0

Lupica: Rand Paul's views on Iraq separate him from Dick Cheney and other neo-cons who believe war is the answer

Rand Paul properly referred to a modern Iraq that the Bush-Cheney government helped create as a 'jihadist wonderland' on CNN’s 'State of the Union.' By opposing to send troops to Iraq to help the government take back Mosul, Paul has picked a fight with Dick Cheney, who continues to speak in the media as though he's a credible voice on the subject of Iraq.

Rand Paul did not suddenly become a great statesman Sunday, or a great thinker, because he might have a better chance of becoming an astronaut before either one of those things happens.

Also read: Syria, Russia pound rebel-held Aleppo but advances halt

Read more

To category page

Loading...