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liberaldemocrat7 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-23-07 03:52 PM
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26. Hmmmph, Warner said withdraw 5,000 troops.
Yes while they put in 10,000 troops through the back door. This of course will happen a few weeks before an election.

I do not find this impressive.

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  -BREAKING: CNN now reporting "bombshell" Iraq defection by Senator John Warner (link) DeepModem Mom  Aug-23-07 03:33 PM   #0 
  - Holding Breath.....  OrangeCountyDemocrat   Aug-23-07 03:36 PM   #1 
  - Indeed -- his mandate, I believe he thinks, is from Above. nt  DeepModem Mom   Aug-23-07 03:36 PM   #2 
     - What he's got outranks a mandate.  Jackpine Radical   Aug-23-07 03:38 PM   #4 
        - Very good, JR! nt  DeepModem Mom   Aug-23-07 03:44 PM   #10 
        - Hmmmph, Warner said withdraw 5,000 troops.  liberaldemocrat7   Aug-23-07 03:52 PM   #26 
        - You should copyright that, Brother n/t  IDemo   Aug-23-07 03:49 PM   #21 
  - i watched Warner on cspan, hopefully he's opinion will carry some weight.  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-23-07 03:38 PM   #3 
  - Thanks for that confirmation, chimpsrsmarter! This is pretty big, I think, just a day after...  DeepModem Mom   Aug-23-07 03:39 PM   #5 
  - yw and i bet cspan will rerun a few times today, i saw it on regular cspan  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-23-07 03:43 PM   #9 
  - I think they may withdraw alright!  FitzmasAgain   Aug-23-07 05:01 PM   #42 
  - did Warner say this at his pressie?  rodeodance   Aug-23-07 03:42 PM   #8 
     - A time line needs to be set like now and that the troop draw down needs to begin.  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-23-07 03:44 PM   #11 
        - thanks  rodeodance   Aug-23-07 03:49 PM   #19 
  - This explains the "Freedom Watch" ad campaign  rox63   Aug-23-07 03:40 PM   #6 
  - You're right -- this is not only in the face of the bizarrro Nam speech, but Ari's ads. nt  DeepModem Mom   Aug-23-07 03:45 PM   #12 
  - They could just be screwing with our minds, too.  KoKo01   Aug-23-07 03:49 PM   #20 
     - Always a possibility! nt  DeepModem Mom   Aug-23-07 04:05 PM   #36 
     - Zippity-Doo-Dah!  FitzmasAgain   Aug-23-07 04:59 PM   #41 
  - I was wondering why the blitz  Warpy   Aug-23-07 04:37 PM   #39 
  - I wil believe it when I hear it.--------this same guy bomshelled -then caved last spring  rodeodance   Aug-23-07 03:40 PM   #7 
  - This could be another "Spectral" Bombshell  kenny blankenship   Aug-23-07 03:46 PM   #13 
  - i think Warner has more guts than Arlen and i don't think he's running again  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-23-07 03:47 PM   #16 
  - Let's hope so. Let's hope he means it.  kenny blankenship   Aug-23-07 03:56 PM   #31 
     - i know exactly what you mean, i'm not getting my hopes up and i expect nothing  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-23-07 03:58 PM   #33 
  - Agree....we've been led down this path too many times by Warner/Specter  KoKo01   Aug-23-07 03:48 PM   #17 
  - Draw down is the plan now.  Disturbed   Aug-23-07 03:51 PM   #23 
  - He has indeed disappointed in the past. I wish he could stand up and be a Fulbright. nt  DeepModem Mom   Aug-23-07 03:46 PM   #14 
     - Indeed, every time I hear him on C-Span on the floor and seem to be the voice of gravitas and reason  nealmhughes   Aug-23-07 05:07 PM   #43 
  - Don't you'all remember  Bitwit1234   Aug-23-07 03:46 PM   #15 
  - I do remember. We'll see. nt  DeepModem Mom   Aug-23-07 03:48 PM   #18 
  - yup  rodeodance   Aug-23-07 03:50 PM   #22 
  - Watch how the republicans claim the withdrawal as "theirs"  SoCalDem   Aug-23-07 03:51 PM   #24 
  - You bet they will. They will also claim that the dems could have defunded the war at anytime  spanone   Aug-23-07 04:01 PM   #35 
  - And I just heard Barak Obama say that " matter who we  Texas Explorer   Aug-23-07 03:52 PM   #25 
  - Check out  Tigermoose   Aug-23-07 03:59 PM   #34 
  - I'm taking his words with a grain of salt  Lone_Star_Dem   Aug-23-07 03:53 PM   #27 
  - I don't believe none of this shit..  coco77   Aug-23-07 03:53 PM   #28 
  - link from Bloomberg news-  chimpsrsmarter   Aug-23-07 03:54 PM   #29 
  - Thanks! nt  DeepModem Mom   Aug-23-07 04:06 PM   #37 
  - he's saying bu$h* should withdraw 5,000 by Christmas, announce in sept. bullshit  spanone   Aug-23-07 03:54 PM   #30 
  - I think this is possibly  PATRICK   Aug-23-07 03:58 PM   #32 
  - Does Blackwater get to stay? nt  tridim   Aug-23-07 04:07 PM   #38 
  - The ONLY way the troops will come home is if the money stops. The psycho  in_cog_ni_to   Aug-23-07 04:47 PM   #40 
  - * won't withdraw ANY troops.  roamer65   Aug-23-07 05:10 PM   #44 
  - K & R  wicket   Aug-23-07 05:22 PM   #45 
  - At least it puts a damper on on those pro-war commercials. The  michigander3   Aug-23-07 07:29 PM   #46 
  - smoke and mirrors....  mike_c   Aug-24-07 09:47 AM   #47 

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