Today’s debate is about whether or not to stay the course. I call this, the 110th Congress, the “smoke and mirror Congress,

So this is a recommendation from the Iraq study committee; it is a recommendation from the people in the field. The Democratic leadership, and especially Mr. Murtha (D-Pa.), has taken it upon itself to become the new commander in chief, while our Constitution provides that the president is the commander in chief of our military forces. Ms. Pelosi (D-Calif.) appointed Mr. Murtha to be a subcommittee chair of Appropriations for military affairs, and he made the statement, “These people will do what I tell them to do.