December 7, 2006: Presidential hopefuls prod Bush on Iraq (AP)

  • Democratic Iowa Gov. Tom Vilsack, who has announced his presidential campaign, said: “The good news is that the report is good, serious work with some sensible ideas. The bad news is that it is not a strategy. Only the president can make strategy. … The president’s reaction will send a loud and clear message on whether he’s listening to the American people’s call for a change in policy for Iraq.”