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McCain Confronted Obama In Private Meeting Before Speech

First Posted: 03/18/10 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 03:50 PM ET

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CNN:

Hours before he was set to address the nation on his new Afghanistan strategy, President Obama and members of his war council spent about an hour briefing senior members of Congress at a White House meeting that multiple sources described as businesslike and sobering. [...]

Three GOP sources told CNN that Sen. John McCain used the meeting to directly challenge the president on his exit strategy.

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