Congress Supports Expansion Of War Into Pakistan

By rejecting a proposal by Ron Paul to prohibit operations there.

The House on Tuesday overwhelmingly opposed a resolution demanding the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Pakistan.

It was voted down 38-372.

War is the health of the State.

http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bill.xpd?bill=hc111-301

Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove the United States Armed Forces from Pakistan.

Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring),
SECTION 1. REMOVAL OF UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES FROM PAKISTAN.

Pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution (50 U.S.C. 1544(c)), Congress directs the President to remove the United States Armed Forces from Pakistan–

(1) by no later than the end of the period of 30 days beginning on the day on which this concurrent resolution is adopted; or

(2) if the President determines that it is not safe to remove the United States Armed Forces before the end of that period, by no later than December 31, 2010, or such earlier date as the President determines that the Armed Forces can safely be removed.