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(AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Trump Nominates GOP’s Own ‘Baghdad Bob’ For VP

Selecting a Vice President is any Presidential candidate’s first national security decision. It is an even more consequential moment for Donald Trump because he has no governing or national security experience and his foreign policy proposals are reckless and impulsive. Despite his 11 years in the House of Representatives, Mike Pence has no foreign policy accomplishments of his own and his largest contribution to the national security debate was the dozens of floor statements falsely declaring victory in the Iraq War. Trump’s Vice-Presidential picks only reinforce his weaknesses on national security.

Pence was House Republicans’ “Baghdad Bob”

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The titles of some of Pence’s floor speeches praising the Iraq war.

Trump and Pence Disagree But Are Both Wrong on Saddam and Terrorism

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