Archive for the ‘Defense Bill’ Category

Bush tells Democrats to approve defense bill

July 27, 2007

By Joseph Curl
The Washington Times
July 27, 2007

President Bush yesterday demanded that the Democrat-controlled Congress pass a spending bill for the Defense Department before lawmakers head off for a monthlong break after next week.

“We”ve got troops in harm”s way. They need to exercise their responsibility,” said Mr. Bush, who told Congress: “I”ll hang around if they want me to, to get the bill passed.”

The defense bill was pulled from the Senate floor….

Read the rest: