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There is a lot of lip service paid in this Congress and downtown at the White House about family values and small business. Who better…
Similarly, establishing a firm timeline for bringing our troops home could accelerate the development of Iraqi security forces and deepen their commitment to defending their…
Saddam Hussein was a brutal tyrant. I am glad he is now on trial for crimes against humanity. But, opposition to a dictator is not…
In recent years, breweries and brew pubs have flourished across the Nation. And, as the Representative from Oregon’s fourth district, I have enjoyed seeing the…
In addition to a timeline, I have proposed that U.S. troops be removed from front line combat positions in Iraqi cities and towns, turning over…
But they are not going to take on Big Oil because Big Oil is very generous at campaign time, and this is all about the…
About 75 percent of the crude oil marketed here is sold off the books, and they are doing trades that would be illegal if it…
A timeline for bringing U.S. troops home that is negotiated with the Iraqi government would also boost the Iraqi government’s legitimacy and claim to self-rule,…
There is no free market in oil.
The U.S. must renounce any U.S. interest in constructing permanent U.S. military bases in Iraq.
The U.S. cannot impose freedom, security, and unity in Iraq by force.
The U.S. cannot force Sunnis, Shias, and Kurds to make peace or to act for the common good. They have been in conflict for 1,400…
The training and equipping of Iraqi security forces should be accelerated.
Nor should the U.S. military be forced to remain in Iraq essentially as an army for one side of a civil war.
It was Osama bin Laden and al-Qaeda who attacked the U.S. on September 11, 2001, not Saddam Hussein and Iraq.
In crude oil trading, we have seen a 46 percent increase over 1 year in the margins there.
First off, the crude oil market, unlike every other commodity in America, is virtually unregulated.
Even the majority of the Sunnis have grown tired of foreign terrorists operating in Iraq.
Essentially, when we run a deficit, we are borrowing money to buy things that are made overseas.
To the contrary, I believe the U.S. military has already done all that has been asked of them. Saddam Hussein is on trial. The threat…
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