HUFFINGTON POST

Congress Readies Fresh Challenge To Bush On Iraq

03/28/2008 02:44 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

House Democrats next week will introduce a $460 billion military spending bill they will use to challenge the war in Iraq, try to close Guantanamo Bay prison and increase oversight of defense contractors.

The annual legislation is considered a must-pass bill to fund the military's fleet of vehicles and aircraft, research efforts and servicemember payrolls. It covers the 2008 budget year that begins Oct. 1.

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