1,732. 10/3/2000

In a debate between presidential nominees Al Gore and George Bush on October 3, 2000, when asked ” ‘How would you go about, as president, deciding when it was in the national interest to use U.S. force, generally?’ “ Bush responded, ” ‘…I would take the use of force very seriously. I would be guarded in my approach.’ ”

 – Stefan Halper and Jonathan Clarke, America Alone, Page 134

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