Senate Votes for Power-Sharing in Iraq

Senators proposing a plan to separate Iraq into three semi-autonomous regions received surprisingly overwhelming bipartisan support Wednesday in a vote seeming to signify deep bipartisan concerns about the administration's direction in Iraq. The White House, however, belittled the move as essentially comporting with its own view, a response Republicans on Capitol Hill greeted with derision. The nonbinding, so-called Sense of the Senate resolution calls upon the Bush administration to pursue...Full Story
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