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Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Democrats and Progressives frustrated over Obama’s Afghanistan policy | The Daily Caller - Breaking News, Opinion, Research, and Entertainment

An increased sense of frustration over the war in Afghanistan appears to be building among Capitol Hill Democrats — creating a force some suggest could have political consequences for President Obama, who has drastically increased troop levels in Afghanistan since his inauguration while reducing them in Iraq...Appearing on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” last week, Democratic Pennsylvania Governor Edward Rendell said it was reasonable to predict that an anti-war Democrat could pose a primary challenge to Obama in 2012 if the war in Afghanistan is not drawn down quickly enough...“[A primary challenge] is really possible,” Rendell said Tuesday. “It depends on how far [the war] deteriorates



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