Colin Powell Speaks On Romney’s Foreign Policy Re: “I Can See Russia As A Threat” GAFFE

Remember this comment from Mitt Romeny- Russia is America’s #1 GEO POLITICAL FOE

Here’s what Colin Powell had to say about Mitt’s statement:

WASHINGTON — Former Secretary of State Colin Powell on Wednesday questioned Mitt Romney’s choice in foreign policy advisers, saying that some are so right-wing that the advice they give deserves “second thought.”

“I don’t know who all of his advisers are, but I’ve seen some of the names and some of them are quite far to the right. And sometimes they might be in a position to make judgments or recommendations to the candidate that should get a second thought,” Powell said during an appearance on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.”

Four key  Foregin Policy advisers for Romney:

Kerry Healey: One of Romney’s longest-serving and most trusted aides, Healey was his lieutenant governor in Massachusetts and is now a foreign-policy adviser.

John Lehman: Romney’s advisers cast his philosophy as reminiscent of President Reagan’s “peace through strength” approach, so having Reagan-era Navy Secretary Lehman onboard makes sense. He may be behind Romney’s pledge to increase Navy shipbuilding from nine to 15 ships a year.

Richard Williamson: A lawyer and former ambassador, Williamson has served three Republican presidents, including a stint in the Reagan White House and as George W. Bush’s special envoy to Sudan. He has written seven books, most recently American Primacy and Multilateral Cooperation.

Robert Kagan: Frequently associated with the neoconservative movement, Kagan wrote The World America Made, a refutation of the narrative of American decline. This book is Kagan’s most recent and fortifies Romney’s foreign-policy philosophy of “American exceptionalism.”

So just what would a Romney presidency bring America in the way of foreign policy?

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2 Responses to Colin Powell Speaks On Romney’s Foreign Policy Re: “I Can See Russia As A Threat” GAFFE

  1. johnnie stallings says:

    my sistas and daughter ,please check out Mr. Powell /Hanity last night. To day I put down my cross and call Hanity a nasty bastard,cockroach, vile morally despicable ,disingenuous, hate filled filthy rag (from the bible) Thing. He was so disrespectful to Mr.Powell and PBO. please reply and please pray for me. he doesn’t belong in the hall of shame.

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