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"Walking in my own combat boots, I saw first hand this Administration's failed policy in Iraq."

Powerful stuff.  Watch the whole video of Rep. Pat Murphy (D-PA).  And you can see more video of Democratic voices on the floor of the House on the Iraq issue here.  And then call your Representatives and tell them exactly how you feel about President Bush's failed policies in Iraq — the Capitol switchboard number is (202) 224-3121. 

No more blank checks for President George Bush.  No more.

(If you need even more incentive, read this infuriating article quoting outgoing Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Peter Schoomaker.  Appalling does not begin to describe it.  And make that call.  Today.  Right now.)

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Christy Hardin Smith

Christy Hardin Smith

Christy is a "recovering" attorney, who earned her undergraduate degree at Smith College, in American Studies and Government, concentrating in American Foreign Policy. She then went on to graduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania in the field of political science and international relations/security studies, before attending law school at the College of Law at West Virginia University, where she was Associate Editor of the Law Review. Christy was a partner in her own firm for several years, where she practiced in a number of areas including criminal defense, child abuse and neglect representation, domestic law, civil litigation, and she was an attorney for a small municipality, before switching hats to become a state prosecutor. Christy has extensive trial experience, and has worked for years both in and out of the court system to improve the lives of at risk children.

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