from the POST AND COURIER
October 8, 2011
…Romney also said he would deter Iran’s military ambitions by maintaining aircraft carrier task forces in both the eastern Mediterranean and the Persian Gulf region and would increase military assistance and coordination with Israel.
Charleston businessman Mallory Factor, who is leaning toward Perry, said he heard a lot of generalities but few specifics.
For instance, Factor said he agreed with Romney’s call for the United States to have the world’s strongest military, “but how do you do that running deficits upon deficits?”