Captain’s Quarters: McCain Launches His Own Resolution
John McCain has decided to eschew the competing resolutions expressing disfavor with the new White House surge strategy in favor of an open-ended series of benchmarks intended to demonstrate what progress in Iraq will look like. The resolution gives no deadlines but does describe the process by which the Pentagon should measure success.
Will McCain’s resolution be able to persuade enough Republicans to filibuster the Warner-Levin resolution?
Are the GOP Senators finally getting a backbone?