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Can Obama keep campaign promise on Afghanistan? - News - Yahoo


Nov 19, 2013 ... So how can Obama reconcile his promise with his plan? “The war in Afghanistan will end next year, as the president has promised. The combat ...

The Obameter: End the war in Afghanistan in 2014 | PolitiFact


"President Obama responsibly ended the war in Iraq and will end the war in ... "It is better to break a foolish promise than to keep it and make the situation worse," said ... reversal from what he pledged during his 2012 re-election campaign.

The Obameter: Tracking Obama's Campaign Promises | PolitiFact


PolitiFact has compiled more than 500 promises that Barack Obama made during ... responsibly ended the war in Iraq and will end the war in Afghanistan in 2014. ... we're keeping guns out of the hands of criminals, those who are mentally ill.

Promises, promises: did Obama keep his State of the Union pledges ...


Jan 12, 2016 ... Promises, promises: did Obama keep his State of the Union pledges? Analysis of .... US troops deployed in Afghanistan Photograph: The Guardian ... Trump campaign police advocate fired from airline job after criminal charge ...

Obama's Afghan Position 2007-2008: A Reminder - Daily Kos


Nov 26, 2009 ... Barack Obama will propose deploying two additional U.S brigades to ... Obama's comments on Afghanistan draw sharp rebuke from Romney campaign .... It is a little late to be criticizing him for keeping his promises now.

The Top 10 Broken Promises Of The Obama Presidency | GOP


Jan 11, 2016 ... Obama failed to end the war in Iraq and finish the job in Afghanistan. ... Obama broke his promise to allow Americans to keep their plans .... That Obama Will Fulfill" His 2008 Campaign Promise To Shut Down Guantanamo.

Can Obama Make Good On Promises About Wars? : NPR


Nov 7, 2008 ... The president-elect made bold promises on the campaign trail: to end the war in Iraq ... To help him tackle Afghanistan and Iraq, Obama will need ... Obama advisers say one option is to keep Gates at the Pentagon for a few ...

Obama Finds He Can't Escape Afghan War He Once Vowed to End ...


Jul 6, 2016 ... President Barack Obama, who once promised to withdraw all U.S. ... U.S. to keep 8,400 troops in Afghanistan at end of 2016 .... Bloomberg's Mike Dorning reports on President Barack Obama's campaign blitz for Democratic ...

On the Issues: Iraq and Afghanistan - Election Guide 2008 - The ...


Mr. McCain has chided Mr. Obama for suggesting that he would attack targets in ... “The only troops I will keep in Iraq will perform the limited missions of protecting our ... In Afghanistan, he has promised to ramp up the American military effort, ...

4 of Obama's Promises: Did He Break Them or Keep His Word?


Apr 3, 2015 ... “Mr. Obama will come into office after an election in which he laid out a .... blocks of President Barack Obama's extremely successful 2008 campaign. ... a portion of the country, keeping Afghan Security Forces in action.

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The Obameter: Campaign Promises that are about Afghanistan ...


Promises about Afghanistan on The Obameter ... "Barack Obama will strengthen the training and equipping of the Afghan army ... Keep up to date with PolitiFact.

How Many Promises Has Obama Kept? - Newsweek


Oct 16, 2015 ... As he reverses himself on troops in Afghanistan, Obama approaches the ... On the presidential campaign trail, high-profile Republicans like Carly Fiorina ... He promised that “if you like your doctor you can keep your doctor.

Obama Campaign Promises - Huffington Post


WASHINGTON -- Now President Barack Obama has some promises to keep. His 2012 .... The United States must leave Afghanistan now. Not in eleven months ... Stimulus Plan Could Give Obama Down Payment On Big Campaign Promises.