Maine congresswoman asks, “where’s the exit strategy?”

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May 3, 2011
The Nation Blog
by John Nichols  
Posted in Commentary, PND Commentary

"Wasn’t the point of the invasion and occupation of Afghanistan ... to get Osama bin Laden? And if that was the point then, isn’t it time (with the news that Osama has been tracked down, not in Afghanistan but in Pakistan) to bring the troops and the war dollars home? These are the questions that Congress should be asking this week. ... Congresswoman Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, gets it." [editor's note: Today, I'm proud to hail from that fair state; doesn't happen a lot these days, politically speaking! - SAT] (05/03/11)  

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