Obama is going to waste Billion$$$$ rebuilding a foreign country, when there are 48 million uninsured Americans? Where is this change? Obama Pledges Aid to Afghanistan During Talks With Karzai - America’s Election HQ KABUL, Afghanistan — Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama pledged steadfast aid to Afghanistan in talks Sunday with its Western-backed leader and vowed to pursue the war on terror “with vigor” if he is elected, an Afghan official said. On the second day of an international tour designed to burnish his foreign policy credentials, Illinois Sen. Obama and other U.S. senators held two hours of talks with President Hamid Karzai at his palace in the capital. U.S. Embassy spokesman Mark Stroh said Obama and the senators discussed issues including the painstaking rebuilding of the country’s government and economy, the security situation and corruption with Karzai. The Afghan presidency said Obama’s message was positive. “Sen. Obama conveyed … that he is committed to supporting Afghanistan and to continue the war against terrorism with vigor,” said Humayun Hamidzada, Karzai’s spokesman. Both Democrats and Republicans “are friends of Afghanistan and no matter who wins the U.S. elections, Afghanistan will have a very strong partner in the United States,” Hamidzada said. Bring our troops home!