Month: February 2008

Senate debates Iraq war this week

One of the struggles of 2007 for those of us pressuring Congress to end the war was the procedural rule in the Senate that requires 60 votes for passage of controversial measures. This week in a change of strategy, Republicans joined some Democrats and voted 70-24 to debate […]

Iraq Toll

Those who died in Iraq from Feb17 to 23: Spc Chad Groepper  21  Kingsley IA Spc Luke Runyan  21  Spring Grove PA Spc Michael Matlock Jr  21  Glen Burnie MD Cpl Albert Bitton  20  Chicago IL Sgt Conrad Alvarez  22  Big Spring TX Sgt Bryant Mackey  30  Eureka […]

Iraq Toll

Those who died in Iraq from Feb 10 to 16: Sgt Gary Willett  34  Alameda CA Sgt Jerald Whisenhunt  32  Orrick MO Sgt Timothy Martin  27  Pixley CA Spc Michael Manibog  31  Alameda CA Sgt Corey Spates  21  LaGrange GA Sgt Javares Washington  27  Pensacola FL 41 wounded were […]