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Sunday show wrap-up: Spotlight shifts to ISIS, refugees

Sunday show wrap-up: Spotlight shifts to ISIS, refugees

View the discussion thread. White House on defense over claim that ISIS is ‘contained’   “We have contained them,” Obama said one day before Paris attacks.   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260202-white-house-on-defense-over-claim-that-isis-contained Top Dem: ISIS has adapted, eyeing attacks against US   “ISIS aspires to attack us here in the United States as well,” Rep. Adam Schiff said.   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260216-top-dem-isis-has-adapted-eyeing-attacks-against-us Intelligence chairmen: US has no strategy for ISIS   “We don’t have a strategy in Syria as it relates to ISIL,” Sen. Richard Burr said.   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260217-intelligence-chairmen-us-has-no-strategy-for-isis McCain: Obama’s failed leadership led to rise of ISIS   “‘Leading from behind’ … has led to this chaos and renewed influence and growth of ISIS.”   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260178-mccain-obamas-failed-leadership-led-to-rise-of-isis Former CIA deputy director: ISIS strategy not working   “It’s time to look at something else,” Michael Morell said.   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260211-former-cia-deputy-director-isis-strategy-not-working Declare war on ISIS, Bush says   “We should declare war and harness all of the power the U.S. can bring to bear.”   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260212-bush-declare-war-on-isis Bush: ‘This is our fight’   “This is a war and we should act accordingly,” Bush said.   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260200-bush-this-is-our-fight Rubio: ‘We are at war with radical Islam’   “This is a clash of civilizations,” Rubio said, “there is no middle ground on this.”   http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/260201-rubio-we-are-at-war-with-radical-islam Graham sees new 9/11 coming from Syria   “There’s a 9/11 coming … from Syria if we don’t disrupt their operations,” Graham said.   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260204-graham-new-9-11-coming-from-syria-without-action Obama adviser: Refugee plan proceeding despite Paris attacks   “We had very robust vetting procedures for those refugees,” Ben Rhodes said.   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260207-obama-adviser-refugee-plan-proceeding-despite-paris-attacks Obama refugee plan a ‘suspension of intellect,’ Carson says   “Bringing people into this country from that area of the world I think is a huge mistake.”   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260206-carson-obama-refugee-plan-a-suspension-of-intellect Homeland Security chairman sees ‘gaping holes’ on refugees   “This causes a great concern on the part of policymakers,” Rep. Michael McCaul said.   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260213-house-chairman-gaping-holes-on-refugees Ex-House Intel chairman: Refugees can’t be fully vetted   Nobody has the power to screen “every single individual refugee,” said former Rep. Mike Rogers said.   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260205-ex-house-chairman-refugees-cant-be-fully-vetted Obama ‘rolling the dice’ on refugees, GOP rep says   “There’s virtually no vetting,” Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) said.   http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/260203-gop-rep-obama-rolling-the-dice-on-refugees Clinton critic: FBI investigating potential lies to investigators   Edward Klein predicted the investigation will come to a close before the end of the year.   http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/260180-clinton-critic-fbi-investigating-potential-lies-to Sanders doubles down: Climate change causes terrorism   “The reason is pretty obvious,” he said.   http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/260210-sanders-doubles-down-climate-change-causes-terrorism Rubio hits Paul for ‘weak record on national security’   “He’s been one of the leading figures trying to gut American intelligence programs.”   http://thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/presidential-races/260215-rubio-hits-paul-for-weak-record-on-national-security Jeb Bush appears to have rescued himself from a donor walkout with his encouraging performance… This week the world will watch the fourth Republican presidential primary debate for the 2016… With another Republican presidential debate occurring this week, I rise in defense of GOP… The Hill 1625 K Street, NW Suite 900 Washington DC 20006 | 202-628-8500 tel | 202-628-8503 fax The contents of this site are ©2015 Capitol Hill Publishing Corp., a subsidiary of News Communications, Inc.
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