WSJ piece on Obama and Afghanistan
Here's a break from domestic politics to turn our attention to the ongoing Afghanistan conflict.
No, it's not about calls to just hurry up and send more troops. This one's about the White House strategy in Afghanistan, and how the nearly-botched election there chucked a big monkey wrench into the works.
Apparently our VP saw this one coming a mile away: Mr. Biden, in particular, has had a rocky rapport with Mr. Karzai. While still a senator, Mr. Biden famously walked out of a dinner meeting with Mr. Karzai in early 2008 after the Afghan president brushed aside criticism of rising corruption.