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And no accountability factor microphones -- -- the attorney general for the state of Delaware calls were made in the Delaware army National Guard.
And this hurt by the way an active duty.
And -- deployment to run in 20082009.
And they have and have a similar name to somebody who served heavily was vice president of the United States.
The son of course of Joseph Biden -- -- higher today king is he if he can't overstate legacy importance of Ohio in this race would you say that.
-- -- critically important state.
And you know conceal things so that it'll work and our tails off side I think the president in this state today -- and other amendments southeastern part of the state and obviously I was very very important.
The polls look pretty good in the swing states like Ohio Virginia Pennsylvania.
And in fact.
In Ohio according to one poll.
The idea is their risk of taking these polls Littleton this according to bear -- as -- risk they're taking this too we're getting to self confident because the polls.
A look and not mom and aren't -- all exes on travel around the state today.
We have now opened -- I think a hundred -- waltzes in the state of Ohio.
That's more than we had in 20082008.
Was the best sounding any presidential campaign -- in Ohio are actually for that matter.
It we've surpassed that.
That exceeded that and so.
No one here in the volunteers -- working with all day today.
And tomorrow or taken anything.
-- -- hard part are here all the way through next 41 days and it's and the military -- 41 days in a wake up.
What really what are the issues you're hearing on the ground that people are talking about.
Why I'm here talking about it to have around about -- -- over of course the chance and I'm on veterans issues primarily.
And you know what I'm talking about when I'm here with some veterans senators grassroots organization better military -- -- Obama.
Is what it it would exceptional commander in chief.
I'll Barack Obama has -- -- understand the kind of fundamental things about.
Commander chief should be focused on.
When where and how to deploy our forces when we're out to bring them home and I'm making sure we are committed to them one when they come home visit president you.
-- said it going to be as the commander in chief.
Ending the war in Iraq response -- and over authority over the next several months.
Pretty -- in Afghanistan.
As well as -- apparently folks ounces -- up I didn't eliminating.
Asylum but wants in the face fear itself.
But did not that it doesn't end now not so unpopular -- million veterans here in the state -- -- -- in the mind veterans.
Actually and that is the commander in -- obligation don't understanding of not making sure that we take care veterans on -- at home until they take their final -- This president veteran police either veteran -- and I bit.
He's increased VA funding more than any president had in thirty years our nation at war -- -- -- and I don't understand we have commitments that we need to meet Matt and -- happening.
You know the right -- is try to make some hay out of what's happened in Cairo and been Ghazi.
-- -- in the administration's not -- Consistent story about what actually happened and has not been all -- all willing enough to use the word terror for example or terrorism or acknowledging the threat of al-Qaeda.
What what's been the response is -- a news that's coming up in your travels -- -- up.
You know I've been talking about -- Plumber the better this year than just referenced and you know I.
I'll let this this State Department Secretary Clinton and and president handled the foreign policy pieces that -- Respond to cheer to your points and bad.
I'm you know I've what I've been experiencing what I hear in the state -- -- as well as.
The states are traveled there is people understand that the President Obama has been an age wrong and it and end commander in chief.
He's done what -- they're -- -- with the candidates.
But it said that moment ago we -- after -- -- decimating al-Qaeda going after Osama bin Laden approving it means admission that take him off the face the air.
Making sure we find out Qaeda wherever -- -- There's been no president has been stronger on the fight against terrorism plot like aren't.
We also have the UN speech by the president this week.
Where he has been accused by the right of not being hard enough on Iran -- I don't get then I mean.
He doesn't want to draw a red line is Netanyahu says and normally you'd hear the right -- state.
We don't want other sovereign nations telling this sovereign nation what our foreign policy should be and yet somehow there seems to be this disconnect because.
You have Romney -- talking about a -- for Freddie is a Netanyahu is if as if that should dictate our foreign policy.
Well you know the president has been crystal clear on this sector -- Christopher.
-- that is Iran war that wont wont well they want you now they want not yet.
-- become nuclear.
I'm not bad and the red lion -- bit that the initiation you don't when I read the papers and understand.
I'm and can look this -- something if I'm you know governor Romney and and they'd been in constant line news.
You know I'm not aware of our foreign policy experience by you know but all I was asked what is our policy experiences he's -- our policy experience what -- he.
And soldiers the war.
And that -- -- act act and an answer to a very important questions.
They want the reason they haven't thought about it much is that up Paul Ryan doesn't have much foreign policy experience of any.
And not governor Romney has very little feeling and what the latest talk about veterans -- you know they don't Paul Ryan's budget.
But I'm talking about for sustainable -- Would cut veterans.
Funding by eleven billion dollars in the first year.
That's not face talent up and being two -- for a decade -- -- what you did along this or this nation ever fought.
How I don't understand how they don't get that you know -- can't ask for tax cuts the multi trillion dollar tax cuts for the wealthiest 1%.
At the same time you want to cut veterans' benefits had a point 75% of incidents served in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Over the last decade.
We -- with Beau Biden the attorney general for the state of Delaware isn't one of the other issues in Ohio the issue of jobs in the notion that because.
The saving of the auto industry.
In -- -- so much of the and ancillary.
Parts and some of the other related industries in Ohio have also been saved and that's been.
Helping the president and that's that.
I think very much indeed for my -- and -- for me.
You know let -- The auto industry and be connected industries -- -- abstain.
Thousands upon thousands upon thousands of jobs here in the state of Ohio.
I'll -- I would argue -- microcosm for for America.
And you know body weight balance Ohio.
Is -- the stark contrast situation.
-- space memory apple IO which was hit as you just said -- hard by the recession.
And the today that state it's starting turnaround.
And get on the right track because of the strong.
Believe that the president said the happy -- -- that.
The last investing workers and strengthen the middle class and that's starter bit.
His his courageous effort to step and and and saved all the way industry -- -- work at all with step -- and and that -- where Mitt Romney.
Told told by Detroit to go bankrupt.
You know while warning wanted eight jobs in Ohio depend on our industry Alan you know he's covered -- the president's successful or she means a whole heck of a lot.
-- -- and your family.
Are you enjoying campaigns every give you may be a hunger or fire in the belly yourself to perhaps seek higher office at some point.
I'm I'm very very honored and happy to be.
He turned on the state of Delaware and I'm.
So I just every like three years ago and I'm I'm.
I'm but none of my job and I'm happy that -- -- so -- understand -- -- how to beat out your campaign on and off Serbs for the president of the blast for the next you know 45 days or so.
-- general by and appreciate Tuscany -- thank you very much for your time today.
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