-Read Robert Novak's report of the Congressional process of intimidation by the DSCC; as print ads are run against two of the Republican incumbents viewed as 'vulnerable' in support of the war:
Distinguished Lt. Gen. David Petraeus was confirmed with the full backing of Democrats... It appears that they will have confirmed him; and then "cut him off at the knees." Somehow in reflection of the political environment in Washington today.
"This may become the first time in the history of the United States Congress that it has voted to send a new commander into battle and then voted to oppose his plan that is necessary to succeed in that battle."...read more.
Excerpt: Army Sgt. Dobson-
"It is our overwhelming opinion that we have not been allowed to conduct the war to the fullest of our capability; neither do we feel that we should pull out because of a lack of 'results.'
War is not a chemistry set with predetermined outcomes or complications. With a great army matched with an equally cunning enemy, we find ourselves in a difficult, but winnable fight. We do not seek results; rather, we seek total and unequivocal victory."