Report Finds Little Progress On Iraq Goals

Iraq has failed to meet all but three of 18 congressionally mandated benchmarks for political and military progress, according to a draft of a Government Accountability Office report. The document questions whether some aspects of a more positive assessment by the White House last month adequately reflected the range of views the GAO found within the administration.

The strikingly negative GAO draft, which will be delivered to Congress in final ... Full Story »

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Jack Dinkmeyer
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by Jack Dinkmeyer - Oct. 1, 2008

Excellent information. In an attempt to head off laundering by the White House, this report has been made public in its draft form even before it’s presented to Congress. However, it still won’t affect Bush’s September 15th “Outstanding Success in Iraq” report to Congress that will doubtless be supported by highly classified data to which we mere Americans won’t be privy. After all, we’re only the ones paying for the debacle.

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