Sunday, March 2, 2008

Powerful McCain Supporter Pastor Joseph Hagee Urges First-Strike War With Iran

Are the supporters of presidential candidate Senator John McCain really trying to provoke a nuclear war in order to catalyze Armageddon? At 5:10 minutes into this video, John McCain supporter "Pastor" Joseph Hagee says,
Therefore, it is time for America to embrace the words of Senator Joseph Lieberman and consider a military preemptive strike against Iran, to prevent a nuclear Holocaust in Israel and a nuclear holocaust in America.
Meanwhile, John McCain's chief policy adviser, Douglas Holz-Eakin, would likely agree that invading Iran was the logical next step. He said recently,
[T] he current and future budget cost and loss of life and health probably give the right magnitude. If so, the annual war bill represents only about one cent of the $12,000bn of national income each year, and the total military cost at most, a nickel. And that is the right lesson: the foundation of US international influence is its large, powerful economy which can absorb the narrow, resource costs of war and free the US to pursue strategic [WAR, WAR, WAR] and security goals. FinancialTimes.Com (emphasis added).