Remember Zell Miller? He railed John Kerry into shreds at the 2004 RNC Convention over Kerry’s disdain for funding our troops.
And Lt. Col Barbara Boxer voted lock-step with John Kerry. I am sure Zell Miller would love to apply the same speech to Barbara Boxer…
Boxer Votes In Favor Of Set Withdrawal Date From Afghanistan
Afghan withdrawal date: Boxer yes, Feinstein no. (Bob Egelko, “Afghan Withdrawal Date,” San Francisco Chronicle, 6/2/10)
Boxer Votes Against Troop Funding In Times Of War
In 2007, Boxer Was One Of Only 25 Senators To Vote Against Supplemental Funding For The War In Iraq And Afghanistan. (H.R. 2764, CQ Vote #439: Motion agreed to 70-25: R 48-1; D 21-23; I 1-1, 12/18/07, Boxer Voted Nay)
In 2003, Boxer Was One Of Just 12 Senators To Oppose The $87 Billion Supplemental Appropriation For The Reconstruction For Iraq And Afghanistan. (S. 1689, CQ Vote #400: Passed 87-12: R 50-0; D 37-11; I 0-1, 10/17/03, Boxer Voted Nay and Feinstein Voted Yea) John Kerry voted For before voting against – remember?.
In 1999, Boxer Voted Against Supplemental Appropriations For Kosovo. (H.R. 1141, CQ Vote #136: Adopted (thus cleared for the president) 64-36: R 32-23; D 32-13; I 0-0, 5/20/99, Boxer Voted Nay and Feinstein Voted Yea)
This will be continued – for five months.
P.S. Click here to watch Barbara Boxer berate a Brigadir General – fortunately for California, we won’t have to call her Senator much longer, either.