"Quit talking about, 'Did the surge work or not work,' or, 'Did you vote for this or support this. Get out of that. We're done with that. How are we going to project forward? What are we going to do for the next four years to protect the interest of America and our allies and restructure a new order in the world? That's what America needs to hear from these two candidates. And that's where I am."
- Sen. Chuck Hagel (R-Nebraska) 7/24/08