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President Obama has “learned from experience” that some of the Bush administration’s decisions on terrorism issues were necessary, according to former Vice President Dick Cheney.
In his first interview since undergoing major heart surgery last July, Cheney said he thinks Obama has been forced to rethink some of his national security positions now that he sits in the Oval Office.
"I think he's learned that what we did was far more appropriate than he ever gave us credit for while he was a candidate. So I think he's learned from experience. And part of that experience was the Demo
Cheney also asserted that Obama has learned that the prison at Guantanamo Bay simply cannot be closed, despite the promises he made while campaigning for the White House.
"I think he's learned that he's not going to be able to close Guantanamo," Cheney said. "That it's — if you didn't have it, you'd have to create one like that. You've got to have some place to put terrorists who are combatants who are bound and determined to try to kill Americans."
President Obama has “learned from experience” that some of the Bush administration’s decisions on terrorism issues were necessary
Sure it may seem easy to criticize the previous administration on its policies
but when its your time on the stage, you just have to be pragmatic about what to do with terrorism
Obama tries to work with the terrorists, but you see the rising drone attacks shows the opposite
It seems the American people elected a devil compare to Bush or Cheney.
I am not gonna stand here and praise the current Prez... but I could say the exact same about Dubbya's theological beleifs actually driving his executive decisions.
Originally posted by Kaiju
Obama is one of those dangerous types that believes in his beliefs
It's not as if it's really going to matter, they basically have already been taken from you.
his idealogical belief system is starting to crumble. Let's just hope it turns to dust before he can destroy any more of our liberties.