Because They've Been There

Intoxination asks: "We constantly hear that our troops favor the Republican position of staying the course in Iraq. If that is the case then why is it most Iraq vets running for Congress in '06 are running as Democrats?" Anglico has a pretty good answer. More from Intoxination:

Just take a look at these numbers from

Mother Jones




David Ashe Virginia 2nd D
Andrew Duck Maryland 6th D
Tim Dunn North Carolina 8th D
Patrick Murphy Pennsylvania 8th D
Bryan Lentz Pennsylvania 7th D
Paul Hackett Ohio Senate D
Tim Walz Minnesota 1st D
Chris Carney Pennsylvania 10th D
Eric Massa New York 29th D
Van Taylor Texas 17th R
Hiram Lewis WV Senate R

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