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the Republican-led House of Representatives overwhelmingly defeated a resolution on Friday to pull U.S. troops immediately from Iraq.
Originally posted by Chani
The Republicans played that 10 year old child game of... Oh yeah well lets see you do it, go on I dare ya.
did not even try to have a mature discussion on solving anything.
Originally posted by djohnsto77
3 yeas (all Democrats)
Originally posted by GradyPhilpott
Furthermore, as this will likely be the last measure before Congress adjourns, it will be an excellent message to our troops: We stand you 99.992555831265508684863523573201%
[edit on 2005/11/19 by GradyPhilpott]
Originally posted by swintersVT
Also, the rhetoric that if you do not support the war you do not support the troops is a weak argument.
Originally posted by Apoc
I'm interested in seeing how the dems spin this to their anti-war base. I'm sure many of the Sheehanistas were hoping more dems would vote for a pull out. It looks like few did. Let the spinning begin!
Originally posted by Nerdling
Grady, there are some things you left out of your article. A nuance here, a nuance there, several key elements of the underlying point. Funny how that one worked out.
I like how you write your articles with such an obvious bias. It's easier for me to pick apart.