Biden says Republican colleagues will change on Iraq or lose seats

Youngman, Sam
June 2007
Hill;6/22/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 76, p15
The article reports that Senator Joseph Biden urges Republican Senators to change their stand on Iraq legislation in the U.S. Biden sponsored the legislation that would narrow the scope of the mission in countering terrorism and training Iraqis to allow the redeployment of significant troops. The senator needed 60 votes to invoke cloture and 67 votes to override a presidential veto.


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