Wednesday, February 07, 2007

Senator Murray on Iraq

our senator has been consistent since voting no on authorization for war in october 2002. she called it right then and she calls it right again. thank you Senator Murray!!

IRAQ: Senator Murray Speaks Out Against the Surge and Urges Republicans to Stop Blocking Debate on the Iraq War
For Immediate Release: Tuesday, February 6, 2007 Listen to \Murray's Speech
(Washington, D.C.) -

Today in a passionate speech on the Senate floor, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-Wash) called on Republicans to stop blocking debate on the President's misguided plan to escalate the War in Iraq. Murray said she will vote for a bipartisan resolution expressing opposition to the President's surge as the first step in changing direction in Iraq. Recalling her 2002 speech against authorizing the war in Iraq, Murray spoke of the tremendous sacrifices Washington state families have made during the war.
Senator Murray's remarks follow: here

1 comment:

Bob in the Pacific Northwest Wilderness said...

I am pleased that Senator Patty Murray has had the courage to speak her mind on the floor of the Senate since the beginning of the mistake in Iraq. Thank you Patty!