The Democratic Senate took a vote and will not be setting a timetable to leave Iraq. Fortunately, we have a President who makes policy and is called the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces. Our Congress is not in charge of micromanaging wars. Their job is to pass legislation and spending. The defense budget was passed by a majority.
Shaffir to Herzog: Opposition failed to show leadership in political battles against PM (Haaretz)
from the article: Israel sees rapid exit from Iraq endangering Jordanian regime