"Hoyer was responding to statements by Prime Minister Ehud Olmert some months ago, in which he expressed opposition American withdrawal from Iraq." Note that PM Olmert also supports the US selling weapons to Saudi Arabia. If Bush told Olmert to eat a ham sandwich, Olmert would be asking for the mustard.
UN: Gaza could be 'uninhabitable' by 2020 if trends continue (AP)
from the article: Top Democrat: Our policy on Iraq won't imperil Israel, leave chaos