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Daily Iowan — “‘We’ve been there too long’: Retired Navy Adm. Joe Sestak would pull troops out of Afghanistan as president”

I spoke to the Daily Iowan about the war in Afghanistan (here). Key quote: Over tacos-in-a-bag at Vesta in Coralville, Sestak told the Coralville-North Corridor Rotary Club on Sept. 18 that the U.S. needed a world affairs leader in the Oval Office, frequently using military analogies to describe leading the U.S. in the right direction […]

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i24 interview on Iran

Joe spoke to i24 (an international news station headquartered in Tel Aviv) on the Iran/Saudi Arabia crisis, as well as the presidential race.   From someone who operated there: the outcome of conflict with Iran. I talked to @ericlandskroner at @i24NEWS_EN. pic.twitter.com/2n11uIj1VB — Joe Sestak (@JoeSestak) September 19, 2019 When we elect politicians who do […]

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LGBTQ Nation interview

I spoke to LGBTQ Nation – read my interview here. Key quote: I hate injustice. I abhor it and I get mad at it. I went to war with so many people and it bothers me to come home with them and see that [some of them] don’t have equality back here. But I have […]

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Newsmax print interview on Iran

I talked to Newsmax (here) about the crisis in the Middle East between Saudi Arabia and Iran: if there is a war against Iran, it would make previous U.S. military campaigns in the Middle East look “like a cake walk… neither Mr. Trump nor Democrats understand — because they haven’t operated there — that our carrier battlegroups cannot survive in the […]

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Fallon Forum – watch the interview here

I spoke to Ed Fallon of Fallon Forum in Des Moines about why I’m running and why I’ve always fought the political establishment — which is how I represented an almost 2-to-1 Republican district despite an F from the NRA… but I would also stand up to my own party when it mattered (opposing Republican-turned-Democrat […]

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