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Congressional Progressive Caucus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MARCH 8, 2007
8:00 AM

CONTACT: Congressional Progressive Caucus
Bill Goold, 202-225-5161;
email: Bill.Goold@mail.house.gov

 
Progressive Caucus Members to Unveil Plan to Fully Fund a Military Withdrawal from Iraq
 

WASHINGTON, DC, March 8 - Members of the Progressive Caucus will unveil their plan for a fully funded, and systematic, withdrawal of US soldiers and military contractors from Iraq tomorrow at 9:30am in the Capitol Radio/TV Gallery. The proposal calls for any funding for military operations in Iraq would be used to provide military commanders with the resources that they need to execute an organized withdrawal of US military personnel and military contractors from Iraq by a date certain.

WHAT: Press conference to discuss fully funding the withdrawal of US soldiers and military contractors from Iraq.

WHEN: Thursday, March 8, 9:30am

WHERE: House Radio/TV Gallery – H-321

WHO: Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey
Congresswoman Barbara Lee
Congresswoman Maxine Waters
Congressman Keith Ellison
Congressman Jerry Nadler
Congressman Maurice Hinchey
Congressman Lloyd Doggett
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson-Lee
Other colleagues TBD…  

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