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BUSH FIRES A BLAST AT 'DEFEATISTS'
New York Post ^
| Jan. 11, 2006
| DEBORAH ORIN
Posted on 01/11/2006 4:52:19 AM PST by conservativecorner
President Bush yesterday warned Iraq war critics to make sure they don't give "comfort to our adversaries," as the debate heats up in the run-up to the November elections for Congress. Bush also said more U.S. troops may come home later this year "if Iraqis continue to make progress" in addition to the 20,000-plus already slated to return.
But in his first Iraq speech of 2006, Bush sought to frame the debate for next fall's election when Republican control of Congress will be at stake just as he energetically defended his tax cuts in an economic speech last week.
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KEYWORDS: bush43; defeatists; fightingback; iraq; iraqspeech; vfw
Democrats fired back. Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said "some of the worst culprits in worsening the dialogue on Iraq have come from the White House."
I know you are but what am I. idiot. figures California.
posted on 01/11/2006 4:59:55 AM PST
Currently AOL is doing another crap poll
"President bush warns Democrats against 'partisan' criticism - urges UNITY to clear hurdles in Iraq"
' how dou you view the people who criticize the handling of the Iraq war ?'
60% agree with statement.
27% disagree, think they are disloyal.
13% disagree, don't question loyalty.
posted on 01/11/2006 5:18:39 AM PST
But in his first Iraq speech of 2006, Bush sought to frame the debate for next fall's election
Serious students of G.W. know he is a team player and keeps his powder dry until maximully effective. We'll see more opening barrages as we head into the 06 elections.
Graffitti on wall in Flagstaff supermarket:
"W" lied - 2000 died. Well, it's a start."
Response written underneath it:
"Go back to California stupid liberal."
posted on 01/11/2006 5:37:35 AM PST
(My exit strategy is Victory.)
Some of the worst culprits in worsening the dialogue on Iraq have come from the White House - Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, James Carville, etc. etc. etc.
posted on 01/11/2006 5:42:15 AM PST
(Illegal immigrants come to America for a better life - yours!)
I'm glad Bush is speaking out and on the offensive. We need more of it.
posted on 01/11/2006 5:49:49 AM PST
And that goes for your too Jack Murtha!
posted on 01/11/2006 6:06:28 AM PST
(Bush2004 Grassroots Campaign We Did It! NOW.... PLEASE STAY THE COURSE!)
posted on 01/11/2006 8:51:57 AM PST
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