Bayh officially filed his papers today to form an exploratory committee. These are basically some notes from the appearance so I might be missing quotations.
He is talking about the Gates nomination. Gates says all options are on the table but it's a matter of whether the President will listen.
Exit might not be graceful but neither is staying there.
Americans need to change course.
As to a time table, he believes what we should do is take a small group out and start the process of exiting from Iraq.
Bayh would not have cast the same vote for the Iraq War Resolution knowing what we know now.
Talking about 2008, he said we need someone with a proven track record and someone that can convince Democrats, independents, and reasonable Republicans to get this country back on track.