Among Friends: Joe Visits With Jewish Republicans

Senator Joseph Lieberman spoke today to leaders of the Republican Jewish Coalition.

“Now,” Lieberman said, “I know there are some who are probably wondering — what is a nice Independent Democrat from Connecticut doing at a Republican event like this?”

Exactly who was wondering? The only person more upset than the RJC over Lieberman’s defeat in last summer’s Democratic primary was Dick Cheney.

Read on for a transcript of Lieberman’s speech.

Rise above the political pressures of the moment to do what is right for America.

Believe, like that colonel, in why we are fighting in Iraq, and know, as he and his soldiers know, that we can and must win there.”

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