Senate Democrats Plan War Votes

Friel, Brian; Smallen, Jill; Dick, Jason
June 2007
National Journal;6/16/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 24, p59
The article reports on that Democrats will again conduct another voting regarding the withdrawal of troops from Iraq in June 2007 according to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. The voting will include one measure that President George W. Bush vetoed. Democrats will also provide amendments requiring additional time at home for troops deployed more than once to Iraq. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell noted that September will be the right time to focus on the Iraq war strategy.


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