Democrats’ ‘slow bleed’ policy isn’t neocon rhetoric. It is their plan that will insure defeat in Iraq. The Democrat party leaders are beyond the point of no return where Iraq is concerned. They are so invested in defeat now that they cannot politically survive a victory.
Determined to challenge President Bush, Senate Democrats are drafting legislation to limit the mission of U.S. troops in Iraq, effectively revoking the broad authority Congress granted in 2002, officials said Thursday.