This story today on CNN regarding the rejection by Bush of the phased redeployment suggestion from Democrats seems to confirm that.
Does anyone else really hate political B.S. terms such as "phased redeployment"?
Q. Senator, are you calling for a full retreat from Iraq?Please, call it what it is. If you can't even say it, how can you stand behind it?
A. Of course not.
Q. Then what are you calling for?
A. I'm calling for a phased redeployment of our troops...