The Fog of War

Cohen, Richard E.
June 2007
National Journal;6/2/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 22, p44
The author reflects on the vote of the U.S. Congress on war funding on May 24, 2007. He states that the bill was approved by the House with 280-142, but Democrats voted against it with 86-140. He argues that Democrats are hopeful that congressional Republicans' resolve to stand with President George W. Bush on Iraq will extricate by September 2007. He cites that Democrat Speaker Nancy Pelosi of California urged members to bring the Iraq war to an end.


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