It sure looks that way and the number 2 at the Department of Defense has penciled in the date – October, 2008 (gee – 1 month before the Presidential elections). I guess Bush saying that this is a “generational fight” was all more Bushit. Instead the war on terror has been mostly a political exercise. […]
Bush: “We had over $18 billion in earmarks last year. We need to cut that in half this session” And which party had control of everything last year? Sounds like a great 2008 campaign soundbite to me. The Republican President admits that his own party is horrible with our money.