Commentary: Politics and polls are now winning over principle
You have to wonder -- about a second or two -- what Senate Republicans would be saying if polls showed that most Americans overwhelmingly support the war in Iraq.
Would they be scrambling toward the defeatist, anti-war side of the political aisle, as they did Tuesday by passing a resolution that suggests a weakening of resolve? Not likely.
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