The case is almost never discussed openly among senior officials.
Among former officials, there was almost a sense of nostalgia for the road not taken.
Yet there is still no sense among public officials that big changes are necessary.
"There's pretty strong pressure among senior officials to get this deal done," he said.
The new weapons policy appears to be the outcome of a debate among top military officials in Iraq.
Morale among both fans and officials was at the beginning of 1936 very low.
Rather, there was a deep sense of violation among American officials.
Even among local officials, there is some willingness to wait for Washington.
Still, even among senior American officials here, there is an edge of doubt.
He also said there was less turnover among officials at community banks.