Did President Obama purposely wait until after the elections to go public with plans to send up to 1,500 additional troops to Iraq? Leave it to CBS’ Mark Knoller to find out:

Hmmm …

Knoller doesn’t seem all that convinced, either.

We certainly would have.

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