He hypes the language, the numbers
"Sixty-five percent of the Iraqi people now say it's okay to shoot an American soldier."
— Politifact National on Friday, December 21st, 2007
Or maybe Iraq isn't that simple
"McCain Trying to Have it Both Ways on Iraq"
— Politifact National on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2007
McCain picks and chooses in attack on Clinton
Sen. Clinton said "the surge of troops in Iraq was 'working.' Now.... Sen. Clinton says the surge 'has failed' and that we should 'begin the immediate withdrawal of U.S. troops.'"
— Politifact National on Thursday, August 30th, 2007