The Republican National Committee has compiled a remarkable set of statements by Senator Kerry in connection with his votes against funds for the troops in Aghanistan and Iraq: “Why John Kerry Opposed Funding Our Troops — One Question, Five Months, Many Answers, Including One Really Confusing One.”
The statements only begin with Kerry’s widely quoted straddle to the effect that he “actually did vote for the $87 billion before [he] voted against it.” The RNC compilation reveals several more faces of Kerry in addition to his well-known two:
Sen. Kerry, You Voted Against $87 Billion To Provide Body Armor For Troops In Combat, Higher Combat Pay, And Better Health Care For Reservists And Their Families. Why?
March 16, 2004