Well, yeah. We knew that.
I know a lot of folks weren’t wild about Bob Gates tenure as SecDef. But as Obama’s appointment of Chuck Hagel as his replacement shows, Gates was a lot better than a lot of alternatives.
In a new memoir, former defense secretary Robert Gates unleashes harsh judgments about President Obama’s leadership and his commitment to the Afghanistan war, writing that by early 2010 he had concluded the president “doesn’t believe in his own strategy, and doesn’t consider the war to be his. For him, it’s all about getting out.”
There’s excerpts around the web, and I’m kinda late posting today. So you’ve likely seen more by now. And there’s not really anything I’ve seen that would surprise even the most casual observer of this administration. We knew Biden was “wrong on nearly every major foreign policy and national security issue over the past four decades,”