A Clear and Present Danger
Not to pile on, but…
A senior U.S. intelligence official told ABCNews.com the approximate estimate of 100 al-Qaeda members left in Afghanistan reflects the conclusion of American intelligence agencies and the Defense Department. The relatively small number was part of the intelligence passed on to the White House as President Obama conducted his deliberations.
We’re not interested in gotchas here, but our critique remains: Barack Obama failed to make the case Tuesday night.