Schwarzenegger Rejects Bill That Would Allow Californians To Vote On Iraq Withdrawal

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Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed a bill on Wednesday that would have allowed Californians to vote on whether they favor an immediate withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq.

Polls have shown most Californians support withdrawing some or all troops from Iraq but the result would have been only symbolic, with no direct affect on the contribution by the country's most populous state to the war.

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