Hillary Clinton’s recent proclamations on Iraq — calling for caps on troops levels, but not advocating cutting funds for the war — may not have gone far enough to satisfy the Democrat’s out-of-Iraq base, but they seems to have met with approval from the foreign policy establishment.
“Democrats and a number of Read More
The idea of dividing Iraq into a Federalist system with three autonomous regions once had some currency amongst Democrats seeking alternative approaches in Iraq. Now it is all but abandoned.
The idea, associated most closely with Leslie Gelb, the President Emeritus of the Council on Foreign Relations, gained traction when it was endorsed by Read More
New York’s heavy hitters are coming out tomorrow night to help Democrats pick up a key Congressional seat across the country in California.
Congressman Charles Rangel, Richard Holbrooke and Les Gelb (the Council of Foreign Relations head who wants to decentralize power in Iraq) will be hosting a fund-raiser at the Core Club tomorrow night Read More