Rubio seemed to express support for US troops being present in Iraq, but he maintained this did not represent the controversial “nation-building” philosophy that led to a protracted American military presence in that country following the US invasion in 2003.
Wait for it…
“It’s not nation-building. We are assisting them in building their nation,” Rubio said of his vision for Iraq.
You are not hallucinating. Those words were spoken in that particular order. I’ll paste it again.
“It’s not nation-building. We are assisting them in building their nation.”
So much for the brown vote, Pubbies. Bye bye now.