by Marc A. Thiessen, Washington Post
Say this much about President Obama: He does not engender a lot of loyalty from his inner circle.
First Robert Gates published a memoir in which he declared that Obama “doesn’t believe in his own strategy [in Afghanistan], and doesn’t consider the war to be his. For him, it’s all about getting out.”
Then Hillary Rodham Clinton declared during the book tour for her memoir that Obama’s “failure” to arm and train Free Syrian Army rebels “left a big vacuum, which the jihadists have now filled.”