Posts Tagged ‘timetable’

I took much heat during the election cycle when I’d tell members of the swooning class that if you wanted to end the war quickly, John McCain was the guy to vote for. “What???”‘ They’d screech! “How can you say such a thing???!!!!” “A Democrat will never end the war quickly,” I’d answer. “To pull […]


Remember when he was the anti-war candidate? President Obama will announce plans today to withdraw the bulk of the current 142,000 U.S. troops in Iraq by Aug. 31 of 2010, leaving 35,000 to 50,000 in place until the end of 2011, senior administration officials said yesterday. At a time of great intensity and concern over […]