Rick Klein

Political reporter for the Boston Globe

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The White House said today that "a vast majority of the American people are not satisfied with the progress in Iraq" and that "President Bush is in their camp."  In  tonight's speech ,…

Bush to Detail Iraq Plan, Admit Mistakes in Tonight's Speech

The White House said today that "a vast majority of the American people are not satisfied with the progress in Iraq" and that "President Bush is in their camp."  In tonight's speech ,…

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