Walker Says Iran Military Action Could Begin on His Inauguration

Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker said in Iowa appearance Saturday that next president might possibly need to begin military strikes against Iran on inauguration day, Weekly Standard reports.

  • “It’s very possible” that “the next president could be called to take aggressive actions, including military action, on the first day in office,” Walker said at Family Leadership Summit
  • Walker promised in July 13 speech to “terminate” Iran deal on first day of presidency
    • Primary opponent Jeb Bush last week said ending deal on 1st day was unrealistic and such promises showed lack of seriousness

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