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The Questioning Continues

McCain is done now. He asked some extremely specific questions about the situation on the ground.

Ted Kennedy has been using most of his question period to give a lecture: “Most Americans see an Iraq in which the premise of the president’s policy is hopelessly wrong and will continue to be wrong as long as the commitment of the military is open-ended.”

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