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Pure Politics With a Bit of Arm Twisting

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and other Iraqi officials have recently made clear that they want the U.S. to commit to a timeline for withdrawing troops. This has bolstered the peace community’s arguments for a withdrawal plan with a timeline. Senator Obama has also used the Iraqi position […]

Bringing our message for 2008 to Congress

David Culp of Friends Committee on National Legislation (right) presents the award to Rep. Peter Visclosky (D-IN). As Congress gears up for a new year, Executive Director Jon Rainwater and I were on Capitol Hill last week to talk with key congressional staff and lay out our priorities […]