TITLE

Democrats to the Rescue

AUTHOR(S)
Tyrrell Jr., R. Emmett
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
American Spectator;Apr2007, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the U.S. Congress' opposition to U.S. President George W. Bush's war spending in Iraq. The author argues that the Democratic majority in Congress is abusing its constitutional power. He says the Democrats are endangering the U.S.' war efforts in Iraq in the name of partisan politics.
ACCESSION #
24482106

 

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