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Garamendi praises Obama speech, but wants Afghanistan war ended 'now'

Original post made on Jan 26, 2011

Democratic Congressman John Garamendi said last night that he was generally pleased with President Obama's State of the Union address although he wants the war in Afghanistan to end now, not just with troop pull-outs as the president promised.

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Posted by Pazo
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jan 26, 2011 at 9:16 am

More of the PW doing the bidding left wing loon politicians. BTW, did Garamendi move to Walnut Creek? I'm guessing he did this so he can actually live in the district he is representing.

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Posted by Joe Crosslin
a resident of Pleasanton Valley
on Jan 26, 2011 at 9:22 am

After hearing President Obama’s State of the Union speech I believe the introductory song that is played for the President, “Ruffles and flourishes” should be changed to that old Harry James favorite, “I’ve heard that song before”.

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