Peterson what the United States should do if the "Iraqi government asks us to leave, even if we are unhappy about the security situation there? Our armed forces are seriously overstretched and underresourced. We must ensure all our precious defense dollars are used to strengthen our national defense. Furthermore it offers CIA interrogators some legal protections from charges of abuse, but rejects the administration's plan to more narrowly define the Geneva Conventions' standards for humane treatment of prisoners. CNN's Jeremy Herb contributed to this report.
McCain offered no specific plan to address the possible Social Security shortfall, preferred not to raise taxes, and all options, including payroll tax increases, are "on the table".
The plan reiterated McCain's positions against Internet taxes and against laws guaranteeing net neutrality. Probably not. The Life of John McCain. Yellow number is largest tax cut.
He should be held accountable in other areas too.