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Congress Actually Debates Iraq Pullout, Media Ignores It

128 members of the House — including 5 Republicans — actually voted for a modest amendment demanding that the Bush White House at least come up with a plan for withdrawing U.S. troops from Iraq. But neither the Democratic or Republican leadership supported it, so it died in a 300-128 vote. The House did approve another $49 billion for the Iraq occupation, on top of the recent $82 billion increase in Iraq spending …
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