This is the week that the Democratic party ran up the white flag when it comes to the surge in Iraq. Leading the surrender was none other than Barack Obama, the Democratic party's presumptive nominee for president and among the most vocal critics of the counterinsurgency plan that has transformed the Iraq war from a potentially catastrophic loss to what may turn out to be a historically significant victory.
Friday, July 18, 2008
And, Obama isn't the only one wrong on Iraq
His whole party is right there with him. From Peter Wehner at The Daily Standard is Obama, the Democrats, and the Surge