I received an e-mail from Progressive Democrats of America about asking Congress to put more money into the American Healthcare system, rather than making more military advancement in Afghanistan.
Here is some more info below, along with a link if you are interested in signing it.
Seek a Political Solution in Afghanistan
Bring our troops home!
President Barack Obama said to foreign leaders in his inaugural address, "your people will judge you on what you can build, not what you destroy."
Why then are we escalating the war in Afghanistan? An action that will surely create more destruction and devastation, a course which may preclude us from building a political solution--the real path to peace.
Similarities between Johnson's Viet Nam and Obama's Afghanistan are already being drawn. Read more here.
Tell President Obama, Vice President Biden, your Senators and member of Congress we need a political solution to secure Afghanistan--history teaches us that there is no military solution.