Believe it or not, there’s some good news out of Iraq today. No, nothing on the order of peace miraculously breaking out or a reduction in sectarian violence and death or U.S. troops departing for home, but something small, yet significant.
An American reporter, Tom Raum of the Associated Press, apparently broke the ground rules at a press briefing with Vice President Dick Cheney. Seems the media were asked to not pose questions about benchmarks, but one journalist ignored the White House request.
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