Looks like Congressional Democrats are coming together on a timetable for U.S. withdrawal from Iraq by August 2008. Surely if President Bush can't finish the job and end the occupation by then, Congress must end U.S. involvement in a war he stubbornly refuses to end. Certainly, the vast majority of the American people favor withdrawal NOW. Click.
"The 2006 election replaced a do-nothing Congress with the kind of Congress that our Founding Fathers intended: an equal branch of government that takes seriously its responsibility to exercise oversight over the executive branch and to legislate in the public interest. The progress of the past few months only underscores how much our country has needed an active and alert Congress." -- Senator Edward Kennedy in The Washington Post.