Pro-Bush 'Wichita Eagle' Joins Those Calling for U.S. Pullout in Iraq
By E&P Staff
Published: July 12, 2007 6:20 PM ET
NEW YORK Few newspapers have called for the start of a U.S. withdrawal in Iraq until recently, and many of those that did opposed President Bush in his re-election bid in 2004.
Not so in the case this week of the Wichita (Kan.) Eagle, which endorsed the GOP candidate in 2004 but now writes: "President Bush must face reality: It's time for a different strategy in Iraq, one that acknowledges America's limited power to determine Iraq's future....
(snip)-from the editorial
The sacrifices are all too real and painful.
Bush needs to chart a course that brings many of our troops home and redeploys others to fight in a more effective way in the war on terror.
What is that saying?
"As Kansas goes, so goes the nation"