Congress Seeks to Define 'Timetable' in Iraq Legislation

When is a timetable not a timetable? President Bush has said that any Iraq funding bill that contains a timetable for U.S. troop withdrawal will be vetoed. So Democrats are contemplating a bill with a funding timetable of sorts, one that could be voted on as early as the end of this week. Meanwhile, Republican leaders of the House and Senate are discussing a different sort of timetable -- a "patience" timetable, marking when GOP support for the president's unpopular war could begin to...Full Story
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