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Kerry: Reduce U.S. Force in Iraq by 100,000 by End of Next Year

New York Newsday is reporting an AP piece about John Kerry’s speech today in New York at the Council on Foreign Relations. Here’s a few quips: The United States needs to reduce its forces in Iraq by “at least 100,000” by the end of 2006, sending a message to the Middle East that Americans are […]

NPR: John Kerry Lays Out Plan for Iraq Pullout

In a follow up to his speech today at the Council on Foreign Relations, John Kerry read an essay on his Plan for an Iraq Pullout, on NPR’s ‘All Things Considered’ this afternoon. “Our troops in Iraq are among the finest American’s who have ever served, and they’re doing so heroically. But frankly it’s long […]

Why You Must See Syriana

We often find it easy to go through life not thinking about things that we use everyday. But when those things threaten to one day no longer exist, it’s time to think about them. When the prices of those things we depend on to fuel our cars, heat our homes and transport our goods go […]

Kerry Assails Iranian President’s Unacceptable Comments on Israel

John Kerry was in New York today delivering a speech at the Council on Foreign Relations. While in New York Kerry issued the following statement in response to Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s comments on the Holocaust: “Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s hateful assault on Israel continued today. For the leader of any country to question whether […]

John Kerry: Real Security in the Post 9/11 World

Today, John Kerry is delivering a speech on the war on terror at the Council on Foreign Relations. The Democratic Daily has obtained an advanced copy of the text of Kerry’s speech. Senator John Kerry: “Real Security in the Post-9/11 World” Council on Foreign Relations, New York City December 8, 2005 – Remarks As Prepared […]

Congressional Democrats to Address Legislative Priorities in Coordinated Speeches Across the Country Today

From CNN’s Morning Grind today a few notes on John Kerry’s speech scheduled for 1:00 pm, est and the “effort by Congressional Democrats to address several of their legislative priorities in a series of coordinated speeches across the country”: Sen. John Kerry will deliver his second “major” address on Iraq and broaden his remarks to […]