(Washington FreeBeacon) Secretary of State John Kerry gave a long, meandering reply to Chairman of the House Armed Services Military Personnel Subcommittee Rep. Joe Wilson (R., S.C.) after being asked: "Yes or no? Is America at war?"
"Well, you know," Kerry paused to laugh, "Um, I'm going to answer that, Mr. Chairman, but um…you know…"
Kerry waffled a while longer, explaining how the American mission against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or ISIS) is not like the war in Iraq.
Advertisement - story continues below