The Democrats were convinced that the election in 2006 was about Iraq. Unfortunately they came to the conclusion it was about losing in Iraq. It turns out it is about losing in Congress. With the vote today, their record is 1 and 40 in getting withdrawal legislation passed. That “1” is only a partial win too. Bush vetoed it.
WASHINGTON — Democrats failed to bring combat troops home from Iraq by December 2008 and place more restrictions on the administration’s interrogation program through a $50 billion war-funding measure.
The Senate also blocked a Republican countermeasure, but FOX News has learned that Democratic leaders in the Senate have left the door open to reconsidering the measures before the year is out as military leaders are warning of dire budgetary consequences