Monday, December 05, 2005

The dems have an alternative for Iraq....

......they just can't figure out what it is.


I don't really read the WaPo much, but Bill Bennett mentioned this article today and boy is it a doozy.


Democrats Find Iraq Alternative Is Elusive
Party's Elite Differ on How to Shift U.S. Policy


By Robin Wright
Washington Post Staff Writer
Monday, December 5, 2005; Page A01


Around the country, many grass-roots Democrats are clamoring for a quick withdrawal of U.S. forces from Iraq. On Capitol Hill, Democratic politicians have grown newly aggressive in denouncing the Bush administration's war strategy and outlining other options.

But among the Democratic foreign-policy elite, dominated by people who previously served in the top ranks of government, there are stark differences -- and significant vagueness -- about a viable alternative.

[snip]

The biggest common denominator was the anguish of trying to define a Democratic alternative. [Ouch!!]




I guess this could be one of the main reasons all we hear out of the left is Bush bashing and name calling.