Senate Rejects Amendment Stripping Iraq Withdrawal Timetable From Supplemental Bill
WASHINGTON — "Senate Democrats won a vote Tuesday that would leave in place a timetable to begin a U.S. troop withdrawal from Iraq within 120 days. A measure to strike the language was offered as an amendment to the emergency spending bill for Iraq and Afghanistan.
The 48-50 vote was a reversal of a 50-48 vote earlier this month rejecting a similar timetable. Democrats were able to win the support of both Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel and Democratic Sen. Ben Nelson, who previously had voted against timetables. Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor of Arkansas also opposed the earlier version..."
Okay stop the music. We know that all the hubbub is simply to please the MoveBowels.org loonatics as they try to turn these United States into New World France, but this is one time Bush isn't going along for the ride so let them have their Surrender-Party's and boast of how they stood up to the President.
He veto's anything remotely suggesting a timetable and its back to square one as the white flag wavers beg their pet moonbats to keep funding them even if they cannot get a damned thing done.
And hey, Chick Hagel, I've got two words for you and they ain't happy birthday you traitorous scum.