Moderate Republicans have already joined Democrats in calling for a troop draw down. But with prominent conservative Senators now joining the call -- there's a better chance war opponents will get the 60 votes they need to pass bills demanding the President redeploy troops from Iraq.
"We must not abandon our mission, but we must begin a transition where the Iraqi government and its neighbors play a larger role in stabilizing Iraq," Sen George Voinovich (R-OH) in a letter to President Bush
With anti-war amendments coming up for votes in July -- the latest GOP defections suggest President Bush may be tested before he presents the results of his troop "surge" in September. (Chicago Tribune)