Who would end the war more responsibly and safely, McCain or Obama?
The candidates are listed alphabetically. Who would do a better job of ending the war safely and responsibly? Please be specific in your answer. Would McCain end the war more responsibly, saving more US and Iraqi lives, or would Obama. This is not a rhetorical trolling question. I'm actually interested in the responses and am not begging the answers. The current war in Iraq.
Asked By: Michael R-3 - 9/2/2008
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A major concern should be Obama's inherent distrust of the military and his unwillingness to stand up to the radical anti-war faction in the Democratic Party... More
Answered By: margaret h - 9/3/2008
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Answered By: Huckster - 9/2/2008
McCain was for the surge. Obama was against the surge. The surge is working as can be evidenced by the security of Anbar Province being handed over to the Iraqis on Monday... McCain 1 Obama 0 See even the truth from a credible source doesn't sway the frantic Obamabots.
Answered By: Rusty Varner - 9/2/2008
Answered By: question212 - 9/2/2008
From the previous actions of George Bush, it really is going to be hard for me to trust the GOP with this issue. I think McCain will overstay our welcome. I think Obama may pull out too fast. Is either one really better than the other?
Answered By: push - 9/2/2008
I believe Obama would. He has a clear understanding of what needs to be done to ensure everyones safety and Iraqs continued freedom. McCain seems to enjoy the aspect of war and has made callous jokes about bombing Iran. I'm sorry, but war is NOT funny on any level. Lives are lost, people suffer and McCain doesn't seem... More
Answered By: blondeqtpie13 - 9/2/2008
Obama would for sure !
Answered By: TRUTH™ - 9/2/2008
Obama, mccain showed he's going senile by picking Palin.
Answered By: riddick021 - 9/2/2008
Well the Iraqi government has already agreed with Obama's timeline. /Thumbs down me if you want but it's true.
Answered By: Jay S - 9/2/2008
Probably Obama, he would do it sooner
Answered By: you - 9/2/2008
It seems to me Bush cleans his own mess so Iraq is irrelevant at the moment. For future national security, no question. John Sidney McCain, a leader we can trust.
Answered By: RecklessSFO - 9/2/2008
as much as i do not prefer obama.. if electing him will shut the mouths of jessie jackson, al sharpton and calypso louie.. he has my vote..
Answered By: West of Encino - 9/2/2008
Answered By: darcy m - 9/2/2008
Answered By: QuiteNewHere - 9/2/2008
I believe that Obama will end the war more responsibly and safely than McCain. Obama strong minded democratic ideology will create for the world justice and equality; above all else the people, which shall involved international community in resolving security issues in other nations. America then as the world most... More
Answered By: Bangali K - 9/2/2008
Responsibly....I would say McCain only because I believe that despite his rhetoric, Obama doesn't know what he's doing and is dangerous.
Answered By: It's too damned hot! The Wiz - 9/3/2008
I say McCain, they both were close as to a date to stop it!!
Answered By: guanete42 - 9/3/2008
OBAMA... WHOEVER VOTES FOR MCCAIN IS STUPID BECAUSE HE WILL START WW3 AND MAKE THE ECONOMY WORST DON'T YOU PEOPLE GET IT MCCAIN=BUSH= RECESSION, HUNGER, MANY DEATHS, INCREASE IN CRIME, NO JOBS. THIS COUNTRY WILL BECOME MEXICO (NO OFFENSE IM MEXICAN) IF MCCAIN BECOMES THE NEXT PRESIDENT. SO PEOPLE MAKE THE RIGHT... More
Answered By: gggggg - 9/3/2008
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