"The significance of the new plans was as much political as it was legislative," says the NYT. As the LAT points out in an analysis piece inside, Bush has often been able to say that he's running a war while Democrats only criticize. But now "Democrats have staked out a specific position while the administration peers into the uncertain future with an open-ended commitment." The official unveiling also means the presidential candidates will be under pressure to specify whether they support the plans.Damned straight it's political! What should it be?
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