Boehner stresses non-binding nature of defense resolution

Kucinich, Jackie; Soraghan, Mike
October 2007
Hill;10/3/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 115, p12
The article reports on the clarification of House Minority leader John Boehner concerning the nonbinding properties of the defense resolution in the U.S. He expresses that the bill requires the Department of Defense (DoD) to share information about the status of contingency planning for the redeployment of armed forces. Some Democrats believed that the bill serves as political cover for the continued support of Republicans to the war.


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