Carl Levin Senate Floor Speech March 17
..."The issue is not whether we need the UN's permission to use force - we don't. The issue is whether it would be wise to have its support, and whether we will be more secure from terrorists and other threats if we initiate a military action against Iraq without the support of the world community. If there were an imminent threat against us, we would not and should not hesitate to use force. But attacking in the absence of an immediate threat is a very different scenario with very different risks..."full text of speech
I'm proud to say this is my representative. One of the very few who did not give Bush a blank check in October and one of the few who still asks questions. Where are the others??
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