Mass. Sen. John Kerry: 'This Is Not the Time to Outsource the Job of Commander in Chief'





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Published on Sep 6, 2012

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Massachusetts Senator John Kerry spoke to the Democratic National Convention Thursday night, speaking about national security, foreign policy, Osama bin Laden
"Ask Osama bin Laden if he is better than he was four years ago," Kerry said, also going on to say: "Before you debate President Obama on foreign policy, you better finish the debate with yourself."

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