The largest referendum voters approved across the country yesterday had a very simple message. END THE WAR IN IRAQ NOW! You have your orders elected officials… How will you serve us?
A Voter Rebuke For Bush, the War And the Right
By Peter Baker and Jim VandeHei
Washington Post Staff Writers
Wednesday, November 8, 2006; Page A01
The Democrats’ return to power in at least one house and gains in the other mean Bush will almost certainly face powerful pressure to reassess his Iraq policy — not just from Democrats but from within his own party. Even many Republicans hanging on last night emerged from a bruising election restive and looking for a fresh direction.