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That's right the Intelligence Chairman has endorsed Obama.

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I just heard on MSNBC at about noon PST that Sen. Jay Rockefeller endorsed Obama.  I think this helps to settle whether he is better on national security than Hillary.

Update: Here is the link courtesy of kubla000.

Here is what Rockefeller first said:

Today, I’m proud to lend my support and strong endorsement to Barack Obama and his candidacy for President of the United States. Barack Obama is the most qualified person – Democrat or Republican – to lead our country in the face of enormous challenges – the very real threat of terrorism, economic uncertainty, and instability at home and abroad.

This though is just awesome:

The indisputable fact is Barack Obama was right about Iraq when many of us were wrong.  It was a tough call and the single greatest national security question, and mistake, of our time.  Today, we remain a country at war, and countless mistakes over the last six and a half years have made us less safe.  The stakes have never been higher, and that is why we must take a stand.

Rockefeller says it just right.  Millions of americans and almost our entire national leadership FUBARed this whole thing.  It is nice to see the judgement showed and the leadership it displays is being recognized.

Finally, thank you for putting me on the rec list.  I'm sure it is entirely due to the news I reported, but it is nice to see.

Originally posted to nklein on Fri Feb 29, 2008 at 12:00 PM PST.

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