× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Campaign 2008 / McCain / Iraq Timeline / A Discussion #899310

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 22, 2008
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

[On "CBS Evening News," McCAIN - promotes the role of the surge.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with "Time" columnist Joe Klein and CNN's David Gergen and Ed Henry about McCain's gaffe about the surge timeline in the war in Iraq. [KLEIN - comments on the timeline for what happened in Anbar province; states these gaffes are not very serious, but what is serious is McCain's stark characterizations of the war.] [By phone from Boston, GERGEN - comments on the issue of McCain's gaffe on the surge and the awakening among the Sunnis in Iraq; says the age issue will be seen in McCain's confusions.] [HENRY - outlines {& quotes} what McCain's camp is saying about the surge strategy and the "awakening" in Anbar.]

Cooper, Anderson

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.