“A terrorist organization is in the eye of the beholder.”

“We’re opposed to [a ceasefire] because we want to give Israel a chance to kill as many people as they can.”

Not surprising. Not surprising at all.

Ed Peck, chief of the U.S. mission to Iraq under Jimmy Carter — and deputy director of the cabinet task force on terrorism under Ronald Reagan.

We’ll always have guys like this in the government, I guess. How you vote depends on whether you want them setting policy or leaking to the New York Times.