The Democrats have finally gotten it right. They have found a way to link their power of the purse to troop withdrawals in a way that can't get them accused of not "supporting the troops," a phrase that has been politicized to the point of ridicule. Yes, the Dems have found a way to defuse this political hand grenade and, if they continue to display a sense of political savvy as well as spine, can actually pull the pin and throw it back to the president.
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