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Obama Iraq Trip

President Obama's Trip to Iraq Today

Matt Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Matt Littman

President Obama must step outside the walled-off American base, for it's difficult to obtain an objective assessment of the situation if you only talk to people pre-selected to speak with you.

McCain's Last Issue

Bob Burnett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Burnett

The presumptive Democratic nominee's world tour etablished that Obama has the gravitas to become President of the United States and neutralized McCain's national security credentials.

Jason Linkins

GOP 'Love' Ad Furthers the Pot-Kettle Dialectic

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

McCain is running a pair of ads that say -- get this -- that the media is "in love" with Obama. The candidate best known for courting the press, straight up, as his "base," is complaining bitterly about this.

Holbrooke: Iraq Shifts A "Devastating Blow" To McCain

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Staffers for the McCain campaign emphasized the continued differences between Obama and the president, particularly that the White House has not agree...

Rachel Weiner

McCain Adviser: Obama Would Rather Lose War Than Election

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an early morning memo, John McCain's senior foreign policy adviser Randy Scheunemann claims Barack Obama's position on Iraq is designed only to kee...

Sam Stein

Republican Jewish Coalition Official Spends Day Lying To Reporters About Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Suzanne Kurtz, communications director for the Republican Jewish Coalition, spent her afternoon knowingly misleading -- if not downright lying -- to r...

Jason Linkins

Obama's Faux Flip-Flop: He Hasn't Shifted On Iraq (At Least Not Yet)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This Sunday, I couldn't help but notice that a bit of a long con was being set up in advance of Senator Barack Obama's trip to Iraq. Obama has recent...

Obama To Visit Iraq, Afghanistan In July

ABC News | Jake Tapper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ABC News has learned that in mid-July, Sen. Barack Obama, D-Illinois, will travel to Iraq, Afghanistan, the UK, France and Germany. The presumptive D...