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Mccain 100 Years

Are We Not Allowed to Talk About McCain's Iraq Position?

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Sirota

Somehow, mentioning McCain's statement that he's OK with America being in Iraq for 10,000 years is billed as unfair by the media, and laughed at by Republican strategists.

What John McCain Told Me, and What it Says About How Far He's Fallen

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

At a dinner party in Los Angeles not long after the 2000 election, John McCain admitted to me that he hadn't voted for George Bush.

Odierno Rejects McCain's Iraq Model: No Need For Permanent Military Presence

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In today's confirmation hearing, Sen. Jim Webb (D-VA) asked Gen. Raymond Odierno what the "end point" of U.S. military involvement in Iraq would be. "...

McCain's New Iraq Fantasy

Dylan Loewe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dylan Loewe

After yet another crushing GOP special election loss, and with Obama's strengthening national number, McCain has realized the need to take a new direction, beginning today with a horrifyingly disingenuous speech.

McCain 100 Years Ad Appears To Have Worked

The Swamp | Frank James | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Democratic National Commitee ad that attacks Sen. John McCain for his 100-years-in-Iraq remark seemed to have the desired effect with some of the ...

The Real Insanity Of McCain's 100 Years Remark

John K. Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John K. Wilson

McCain said we'd stay in Iraq "100 years" if there were no casualties. But someone who thinks we can occupy Iraq and never be attacked is a complete idiot. Not even George W. Bush is that stupid.

AP Pushes McCain Spin On 100 Years Comment

Talking Points Memo | Josh Marshall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It seems the AP has fallen for the McCain campaign's and the RNC's effort to prevent anyone from using McCain's own words against him during the 2008 ...

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

The Hill | Sam Youngman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Howard Dean, chairman of the Democratic National Committee (DNC), accused Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and the Republican Party of trying to deceive vot...

McCain: Iraq War "Will Be Over Soon"

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a townhall meeting today, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) was asked about the status of the situation in Iraq. McCain, who notoriously said last month that...