Bellingham City Council President Gene Knutson is defending his recent vote calling for a withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq. In 2003, he helped defeat a resolution that opposed unilateral U-S military action again Iraq. But Knutson says he’s had a change of heart, saying the situation in Iraq has changed. He says he’s also come to find value in taking a local stance on a major national issue.
Is it a Kerry defense? I first voted against it and now I voted for it. Where is the defense? I just don’t see it.