House Democratic Leadership Teams Up With Republicans To Keep US Troops in Afghanistan

By a vote of 284-129, the House of Representatives soundly defeated an amendment to establish a plan to withdraw US troops from Afghanistan. A slight plurality of Democrats supported the measure, with most of the leadership opposing. All Republicans except two voted in to oppose. Libertarian Justin Amash supported the measure. The amendment to the … Continue reading House Democratic Leadership Teams Up With Republicans To Keep US Troops in Afghanistan