Hillary Lied Then:
For example, if Bush lied about WMDs, then what did
"If Saddam rejects peace and we have to use force, our purpose is clear. We want to seriously diminish the threat posed by
~ President Bill Clinton, Feb. 17, 1998
Or how about Madeline Albright, John F. Kerry, Ted Kennedy, and the like?
~ Madeline Albright,
"We know that he has stored secret supplies of biological and chemical weapons throughout his country."
~ Former Vice President Al Gore, Sept. 23, 2002
"In the four years since the inspectors left, intelligence reports show that Saddam Hussein has worked to rebuild his chemical and biological weapons stock, his missile delivery capability, and his nuclear program. He has also given aid, comfort, and sanctuary to terrorists, including al Qaeda members. It is clear, however, that if left unchecked, Saddam Hussein will continue to increase his capacity to wage biological and chemical warfare, and will keep trying to develop nuclear weapons."
~ Sen. Hillary Clinton (D, NY), Oct. 10, 2002
"Without question, we need to disarm Saddam Hussein. He is a brutal, murderous dictator, leading an oppressive regime. He presents a particularly grievous threat because he is so consistently prone to miscalculation. And now he is miscalculating
~ Sen. John F. Kerry (D, MA), Jan. 23, 2003
"We have known for many years that Saddam Hussein is seeking and developing weapons of mass destruction."
~ Sen. Ted Kennedy (D, MA), Sept. 27, 2002
"The last UN weapons inspectors left
~ Sen. Robert Byrd (D, WV), Oct. 3, 2002
"Saddam Hussein has been engaged in the development of weapons of mass destruction technology which is a threat to countries in the region and he has made a mockery of the weapons inspection process."
~ Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D, CA), Dec. 16, 1998
"He will use those weapons of mass destruction again, as he has ten times since 1983."
~ Sandy Berger, Clinton National Security Adviser, Feb, 18, 1998
If Bush lied, then all these persons did as well. You really can't have it both ways. You can't say President Bush lied while Senator Kerry and others, who said the same thing, were being honest.
There is no one who has made a remotely persuasive case that Bush lied. The German, Russian, French, Israeli, British, Chinese and
Apparently, bush, while being called a dunce or ignoramus by the left is so intelligently diabolical that he got every intelligence agency - not to mention every Democrat - to lie for him as well. So is Bush still the "dunce of the class," as the left paints him, or is he so intelligent that he fooled the world? Which is it? Or are both views partisan?