Gen. David Petraeus collapsed in a chair under intense questioning from the leaders of the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing Tuesday morning.
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) was just wrapping up a pointed round of questions about his support for the president's plan to start withdrawing troops from Afghanistan in July 2011.
Petreaus was able to walk out of the hearing room.
Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.) said he doing better and that senators will soon make a decision about whether the hearing will proceed.
Tuesday, June 15, 2010
Petraeus collapses - Jen DiMascio