TITLE

Woolsey calls for attacks on colleagues

AUTHOR(S)
Kaplan, Jonathan E.
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Hill;9/12/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 104, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Representative Lynn Woolsey (D-Calif.) is encouraging anti-war activists to find challengers to centrist Democrats in the U.S. It notes that the congresswoman aims to move the party and wipe out opposition to the war in Iraq. According to Woolsey, the political reality is that the real targets of the outside groups should be Republicans who have refused to vote for a change of course in Iraq.
ACCESSION #
26746099

 

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