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Senate Proceeding on Sep 16th, 2009 :: 8:44:05 to 8:45:20
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Jon Kyl

8:44:02 to 8:44:05( Edit History Discussion )

Jon Kyl: living with american soldiers. that is the best source of training.

Joseph Lieberman

8:44:05 to 8:45:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Joseph Lieberman

Joseph Lieberman

8:44:06 to 8:44:28( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: so i couldn't agree with my friends from south carolina and arizona more. the a vital national interest. everybody agrees with that. i think you can't listen to admiral mike mullen yesterday and d is ours now. it's not. it's slipping away from us. and the best way to regain the initiative is to send as many

Joseph Lieberman

8:44:29 to 8:44:49( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: troops general mccrystal. they have to be -- a lot of them have to be combat troops, and to do so as quickly as possible. i say the weather a moment ago. when -- the winters are harsh in afghanistan. that's not to say that all conflict stops, but there is a

Joseph Lieberman

8:44:50 to 8:45:10( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: fighting season in afghanistan and this year we didn't really have adequate forces there until that new wave that the president, president obama, deployed got there. they didn't get there until june. we were together in helman province with general larry nicholson, extraordinary american marine general, a patriot, a great soldi great fighter, a great leader.

Joseph Lieberman

8:45:11 to 8:45:20( Edit History Discussion )

Joseph Lieberman: those marines are turning back the tide against the taliban there because they've got the numbers. and that's exactly what we have to do throughout the country. i thank my friend and i'm glad

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