Disappointing, especially from a president we elected to bring the U.S. involvement in two wars to an end.
There has been much attention focused on the tragic death of James Foley here in Milwaukee. Foley had local ties, being a graduate of Marquette University. He paid the ultimate price for doing the job of a good journalist.
Perhaps it’s just the law of unintended consequences, but this struck me as a particularly glaring case. We armed the Iraqis and are now facing Isis wackos who are fighting us with the very same weapons we sent to the region. It’s almost like “fast and furious” goes to the Mideast.