Both parties are concerned about underinvestment in the war effort there, says Ambassador Jawad.
Opposition in Africa means the new command's headquarters will more likely be in US or Europe.
On his second trip to Israel, President Bush will address the issue of settlement building and try to push for progress on a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
House Republicans lose a third seat in special elections, as voters signal desire for change.
Congress poised to override President Bush for only the second time.
Head's up, y'all: The South is filled with intelligent people. Treat them accordingly.