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Bush Iraq Withdrawal

Report: Bush Pushed Back Iraq Withdrawal To Help McCain

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last July, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki said U.S. troops should be out of Iraq "as soon as possible" and endorsed Sen. Barack Obama's (D-IL) w...

Bush's Modest Iraq Drawdown Acknowledges War Isn't Going As Well As Perceived

TIME | MARK THOMPSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Bush Administration seems to have taken to heart Barack Obama's assertion that the U.S. should be as careful getting out of Iraq as it was carele...

White House Claims Iraqi Demand For Withdrawal Timeline Is Transcription Error

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Today, Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki suggested having a timetable for the withdrawal of coalition troops. "The direction we are taking is to have a m...

Buying Time

AP | TERENCE HUNT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rejecting calls to leave Iraq, President Bush on Thursday ordered gradual U.S. troop reductions from their highest level of the war and said more forc...

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

Reuters | Adam Tanner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

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

Reid Rejects Bush Troop Plan: "This Is Unacceptable"

Associated Press | ANNE FLAHERTY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Senate Democratic leaders on Wednesday rejected the call by the top U.S. general in Iraq for a reduction of up to 30,000 U.S. troops in Iraq by next s...