You see, Pelosi has the best of both worlds here. If Afghanistan is successful, she can be on the bandwagon, saying that she supported the president. If it is a failure, she can say that she did not support the war. In essence, she is on the fence. There is another word for that, which many of our Congresscritters should already be familiar with, and in real life ways - The word is "Cowardice".President Obama will have to argue his own case to House Democrats as he seeks support for a planned surge of 30,000 troops into Afghanistan, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Wednesday, adding that she is finished asking her colleagues to back wars that they do not support.
Take a stand, Nancy, one way or the other.
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