The Hugh Hewitt Show

Listen 24/7 Live: Mon - Fri   6 - 9 AM Eastern
Hugh Hewitt Book ClubHugh Hewitt Book Club
European Voyage Cruise 2017 Advertisement

Clear the Calender and Begin the Debate

Thursday, November 17, 2005  |  posted by Hugh Hewitt

The Senate GOP’s collapse on Monday and Congressman Murtha’s call today for an immediate withdrawal from Iraq set the stage for a crucial and absolutely necessary debate in both Houses of Congress. Speaker Hastert and Majority Leader Frist should clear the calenders and schedule a debate on the Murtha Resolution asap, and spend hours in open session asking what Congressman Murtha’s proposal would mean for Iraq, the region, the wider war on terror and American safety.

The Senate GOP should be particularly grateful to the Pennsylvania Democrat for giving them an opportunity to purge their pratfall from Monday from the record.

Unfortunately, I am betting that too many Members have Thanksgiing plans, plans which it would be inconvenient to disturb.

The Fourth Way - Hewitt book Advertisement
Advertise With UsAdvertisement
Back to Top