McCain in 2003: 'We Can Muddle Through in Afghanistan'
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Today, video was unearthed in which Senator John McCain in 2003 says we can just â€œmuddle through in Afghanistan.â€ Watch it:
The video offers a glimpse into the true thinking of those, like McCain, who backed launching the war in Iraq and committing our forces there indefinitely. Particularly, they believed that Afghanistan wasnâ€™t a concern and we didnâ€™t need to take it seriously. In fact, just a year earlier, on CBSâ€™ Face the Nation, McCain said capturing Osama bin Laden wasnâ€™t â€œ that important.â€