December 9, 2015

VIDEO: Defense Secretary Pours Cold Water On Joe Sestak’s ISIS Spin

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter, testifying before Congress today, said that ISIS is not, as President Obama has claimed, “contained”:

SENATOR MCCAIN: “Mr. Secretary, on the first of December before the House Armed Services Committee, Congressman Forbes asked General Dunford: ‘Have we currently contained ISIL?’ General Dunford: ‘We have not contained ISIL.’  Mr. Secretary do you agree with General Dunford?”

SECRETARY CARTER: “I agree with what General Dunford said. Yes.”

Not only does Secretary Carter’s statement refute President Obama’s false rhetoric, made the day before the Paris terror attacks; it also exposes Pennsylvania Democrat Joe Sestak’s outlandish 2014 claim that ISIS was “almost out of gas”: