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Thursday, March 8, 2012

Sens. Paul, Lee Sign Letter Telling Obama to Speed Afghan Pullout

Kudos to Senators Rand Paul and Mike Lee for being the only Republicans to sign a letter to Obama urging speeding up the withdrawal from Afghanistan.

Republican Sens. Rand Paul and Mike Lee joined 21 Democrats and independent Sen. Bernie Sanders in signing a letter urging President Barack Obama to speed up the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Afghanistan.

Paul, of Kentucky, and Lee, of Utah, are the only two Republicans who signed the letter, which presses Obama “to take every possible step to end the large scale combat operations in Afghanistan and transition our effort to a targeted counterterrorism strategy,...”

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