Democrats to use Petraeus's comments to woo Republicans

Raju, Manu
September 2007
Hill;9/13/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 105, p3
The article reports on Democratic Party members' campaign to convince Republicans regarding the withdrawal of U.S. troops in Iraq. Democrats started persuading Republicans on September 12, 2007 by citing General David Howell Petraeus' aims to reduce troops in the Iraqi region. Democrat Senator Carl Levin hopes to secure 60 votes for the Congress' review of an Iraq-related amendment by the end of September 2007.


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