'Horses and Bayonets' Become Campaign Fodder in Battleground Virginia

It started as a snarky comeback when President Obama knocked down Mitt Romney for arguing that the Navy is now smaller than any time since 1917 with the reminder that the military has fewer "horses and bayonets." But the punch line quickly became real campaign fodder in the razor-thin Senate race between Tim Kaine, a former Democratic National Committee chairman, and George Allen, a former Republican senator. The comments could now play a role in determining whether Democrats are able to hold...Full Story
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