POLITICS
03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Arlen Specter: We Should Not Send More Troops To Afghanistan

On a blogger conference call this afternoon, Sen. Arlen Specter (D-Pa.) announced he can't support a potential addition of U.S. troops in Afghanistan. "We ought not to add troops in Afghanistan," Specter said, adding that he questioned "even staying" in Afghanistan unless the administration demonstrates that continuing the war is "indispensable to our fight against al-Qaeda."

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