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Will Public Dominate Senate Debate On Iraq?

Senators up for re-election in 2008 overwhelmingly aligned themselves with public opinion during the recent immigration debate. Yesterday, New Mexico Senator Pete Domenici (R) gave an indication that the same thing may soon happen concerning Iraq. Domenici, who must face the voters next year to keep his job, broke ranks with the White House yesterday and called for a “new strategy” in Iraq. He is now one of six Republican co-sponsors of legislation that could lead to the withdrawal of U.S. combat troops from Iraq by next spring.

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