Obviously, the MoveOn campaign protesting the "White (House) Washing" of his testimony before the House is getting under the skin of many Republicans
September 9, 2007

petraeus_hearing_lehtinen_e.jpg Obviously, the MoveOn campaign protesting the "White (House) Washing" of his testimony before the House is getting under the skin of many Republicans, like Duncan Hunter. But arguably, none so much as Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL). Not only did she use the opportunity during her opening statement to condemn the ad, when it came to her turn to question Petraeus and Crocker, she reminded her colleagues on the other side of the aisle that now would be a good time to distance themselves from MoveOn.

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