Not so much:
- Sen. Joe Biden, 4/27/07:
We're going to shove it down his throat.
Sen. Joe Biden, 5/24/07:
But the practical reality is that, for now, those of us who want to change course in Iraq don't have the votes to override the President's veto. And I believe that as long as we have troops on the frontlines, we must give them the equipment and protection they need. So I will vote for the supplemental.
- In the Senate, the fence-sitters include Sens. Hillary Rodham Clinton (N.Y.) and Barack Obama (Ill.), the two front-runners for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination. Last week, Clinton and Obama backed a symbolic measure to cut off all war funding next spring. But, as of yesterday afternoon, they were undecided on the shorter-term bill.