U.S. troops will finally withdraw from Iraq, but what about the contractors? We need to bring home all U.S. personnel and dollars.
The Middle East is plagued with multiple crises, including the plight of Iraqi refugees. A war on Iran would make things worse.
A war with Iran is still a possibility–and a bad idea.
The Democratic leadership doesn’t have the votes to override a veto but the Dems are reluctant to sign another blank check for the war.
The Iraq War has become the face of the United States around the world and this will haunt Bush during his State of the Union address.
Forget about high-priced foreign contractors and top-down management. Think small. And think local.
A centerpiece of the Iraq Study Group’s report is its advocacy for securing foreign companies’ long-term access to Iraqi oil fields.
President Bush is readying the largest request for funds so far to continue the war. Even worse, he’s on the cusp of actually increasing troops.
The Iraq Study Group group appears to be intent on drawing more borders and partitions that will further fragment the Middle East.
Will a change in the leadership of the Pentagon and Congress translate into a new U.S. military policy?