Statements about Foreign Policy

When Susan Rice spoke about Benghazi on Sunday news shows, she said "that al-Qaida might be involved, or other al-Qaida affiliates might be involved, or non-al-Qaida Libyan extremists, which I think demonstrates that there was no effort to play that down."

Says it’s "an old wives’ story" that Margaret Thatcher told George H.W. Bush not to go wobbly.

The United States spends "$2.2 billion on free cell phones, $27 million on Moroccan pottery classes" and pays for "the travel expenses for the watermelon queen in Alabama."    

Says Chuck Hagel’s nomination as defense secretary "has been publicly celebrated by the Iranian government."

Says he "has repeatedly praised Chuck Hagel’s character, patriotism, bravery, and personal service defending our nation."

Says Chuck Hagel has called for "an end to our nuclear program."

Says Chuck Hagel "opposed sanctions against Iran."

"While President Obama says all options are on the table for preventing a nuclear Iran, Hagel says military action is not a viable, feasible, responsible option."

Says the Obama administration plans to ban all weapons for U.S. citizens through international treaties.

"We borrow $4 billion every single day, much of it from China."

Says Romney said "we should ask Pakistan for permission" to take a shot at Osama bin Laden.

Says Barack Obama was silent on Iran "when the students took to the streets in Tehran and the people there protested, (and) the Green Revolution occurred."

"Pakistan has 100 nuclear warheads and they’re rushing to build a lot more. They’ll have more than Great Britain sometime in the relatively near future."

"Latin America’s economy is almost as big as the economy of China."

"A few months ago when you were asked what's the biggest geopolitical threat facing America, you said Russia."

Says Barack Obama began his presidency "with an apology tour."

Says President Obama waited two weeks to call the attack in Libya "terror."

Paul Ryan "cut embassy security in his budget by $300 million below what we asked for."

Says the Obama administration "watered down sanctions" against Iran, delayed them and tried to stop Congress "from putting the tough sanctions in place."

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