04/17/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Howard Dean: GOP Trying To Weasel Out Of McCain "100 Years" Comment

Howard Dean, chairman of the Democratic National Committee (DNC), accused Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and the Republican Party of trying to deceive voters about what McCain really meant when he comment on a possible U.S. presence in Iraq for 100 years.

"The truth is that John McCain is a weak candidate," Dean said in a Wednesday morning speech. Referring to McCain's comment, Dean said: "I know they're all trying to weasel out of it over there at the Republican Party."

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