TITLE

Democrats to use Petraeus's comments to woo Republicans

AUTHOR(S)
Raju, Manu
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Hill;9/13/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 105, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
26746135

 

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