Then he told the Democratic donors not to worry because measures put in place by Bush and Cheney “make us … pretty safe.”
“The good news is that we actually have a unprecedented military capacity, and since 9/11 have built up a security apparatus that makes us in the here and now pretty safe. We have to be vigilant, but this doesn’t immediately threaten the homeland. What it does do, though, is it gives a sense, once again, for future generations, is the world going to be upended in ways that affect our kids and our grandkids.”
Of course, Obama, who has blamed much on his predecessor, did not name Bush and Cheney.
But who “built up a security apparatus” after 9/11? President George W. Bush, with the assistance of his faithful vice president, Dick Cheney.
Why would you believe Obama’s assurances about anything? Especially given that he’s thrown the borders wide to anybody who want to cross and bring anything with them – pot, cocaine, RPGs, diseases, AK-47s, IEDs….