Mr. SCOTT of Virginia. Mr. Speaker, I yield myself such time as I may consume.
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U.S. Rep. Bobby Scott said he's pleased Obama has flatly ruled out sending ground troops back into Iraq.
"I think there's just an overwhelming opposition to getting re-involved in a ground war in Iraq," Scott said, adding that the president should keep the option open to intervene in some other way if necessary.
Yes, it's another forum on sea level rise. But, this time, the organizer is a U.S. senator.
That could be a good sign for regional efforts to attract federal attention - and money - for solving what might be Hampton Roads' trickiest problem.
A combination of rising water and sinking land make the region one of the most vulnerable areas in the country to sea level rise.