Rep. Ellen Taucher says our troops need more rest.
OK. How? Every attempt to force the Bush Administration and the Pentagon to extend the length of time between deployments to the failed war in Iraq comes up empty.
Want to give the troops more rest? We have a solution.
Bring them home — permanently.
Democrat Rep.: Troops Need More Rest – WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats on Saturday touted legislation to guarantee troops time at home between deployments to Iraq. In the party’s weekly radio address, Rep. Ellen Tauscher, D-Calif., criticized President Bush for threatening to veto the bill, contending his administration’s policies on troop deployments have weakened the military…. [Political news from The Associated Press]