December 6, 2006: Reaction to Iraq recommendations (AP)

  • The American people have made it clear and our brave troops deserve a new direction in Iraq. As the situation in Iraq continues to deteriorate, I hope that with the release of this report the president will take action to change course in Iraq.” — Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean.
  • “Maybe there are still people in Washington who need a study group to tell them that the policy in Iraq isn’t working, but the American people are way ahead of this report.” — Sen. Russ Feingold , D-Wis. Copyright © 2006 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. The information contained in the AP News report may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without the prior written authority of The Associated Press.