Posts tagged ‘libya’

September 9, 2013

Marco Rubio STUNS With Syria, Blasts Obamacare, Angles For 2016

Joe Scarborough appeared on Hugh Hewitt’s radio show to offer his reaction the Senate Foreign Relations Committee vote approving military force in Syria today, zeroing in on Republican Sen. Marco Rubio’s decision to vote against the resolution. Scarborough called Rubio’s vote “absolutely stunning.”

Scarborough went on the say that the formerly “neo-conservative” Rubio’s thinking appears to be steered by the actions of his more tea party-aligned colleagues Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX). ‘I really thought that he would take the classic Reagan position, that he would speak out as a friend of Israel.'”* The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur breaks it down.

March 11, 2012

Official: US Troop Opened Fire on Afghans

A U.S. service member walked out of his base in southern Afghanistan before dawn Sunday and started shooting Afghan civilians, Afghan and NATO officials said. There were widely varying reports of casualties.