S.Amdt.643 to H.R.1591110th Congress (2007-2008)
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|Amends Bill:||H.R.1591 — U.S. Troop Readiness, Veterans' Care, Katrina Recovery, and Iraq Accountability Appropriations Act, 2007|
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cochran, Thad [R-MS] (Submitted 03/26/2007, Proposed 03/26/2007)|
|Latest Action:||03/27/2007 Amendment SA 643 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 48 - 50. Record Vote Number: 116.|
Purpose: S.Amdt. 643 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)
To strike language that would tie the hands of the Commander-in-Chief by imposing an arbitrary timetable for the withdrawal of U.S. forces from Iraq, thereby undermining the position of American Armed Forces and jeopardizing the successful conclusion of Operation Iraqi Freedom.