Congress struggles with ending the war in Afghanistan

Visitors to Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery gather around President Barack Obama, center, during his visit there Memorial Day Monday, May 27, 2013, in Arlington, Va. Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans are buried in Section 60. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)The war in Iraq is over, everybody knows that. “I promised to end the war in Iraq—and I did” was one of President Barack Obama’s best-received stump speech applause lines last year. Except it’s not. First, most obviously, because bombings and other acts of violence have killed more than 2,000 people there this year, as […]