Elijah Cummings: Unlike Bush, Obama Cares About the Troops


Weasel Zippers has the transcript:

CUMMINGS: He comments about the president being concerned about having second thoughts at times about putting our troops in harm’s way. I know the president. I know he cares about these troops. That’s basically what the secretary has said, so I’m glad he did that — I’m glad he maybe had second thoughts. And I can not say that was the situation always with President Bush.

Here’s the video:

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