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Democrats Can Revel in GOP's Troubles, for Now

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Democrats Can Revel in GOP's Troubles, for Now

Democrats Can Revel in GOP's Troubles, for Now

Democrats Can Revel in GOP's Troubles, for Now

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The Democrats might be celebrating in the midst of the showdown with the White House over funding the war in Iraq. But they should look beyond politics, because the problem could soon be theirs to solve.

MELISSA BLOCK, Host:

NPR senior news analyst Ted Koppel says Democrats shouldn't be crowing about their showdown with President Bush over Iraq War funding. Koppel thinks Democrats should be thinking about the longer term.

TED KOPPEL: This is Ted Koppel.

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