WFB: Sen. Tim Kaine (D., Va.) claimed at Tuesday’s debate that the terrorist threat around the world has decreased, despite recent dire warnings about what the world faces from violent extremists from Obama administration members.
“Do you think the world today is a safer or more dangerous place than it was eight years ago? Has the terrorist threat increased or decreased?” moderator Elaine Quijano asked.
“The terrorist threat has decreased in some ways, because bin Laden is dead,” Kaine said. “The terrorist threat has decreased in some ways because an Iranian nuclear weapons program has been stopped. The terrorist threat to United States troops has been decreased in some ways because there’s not 175,000 in a dangerous part of the world. There’s only 15,000. But there are other parts of the world that are challenging.
“Let me tell you this, to beat terrorism, there’s only one candidate who can do it, and it’s Hillary Clinton. MORE