Tag Archive for Bush

What Story?

So Scooter Libby cashed in his “Get out of Jail Free” card today.  He has to pay a fine, which Fred Thompson has already helped him raise money to cover, and he gets a couple of year’s probation. Well, I always knew that George W. Bush was an idiot, without principle, without integrity, and without…

Bush’s comments

From the White House    STATEMENT BY THE PRESIDENT The United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit today rejected Lewis Libby’s request to remain free on bail while pursuing his appeals for the serious convictions of perjury and obstruction of justice.  As a result, Mr. Libby will be required to turn himself over to…

So Much for Restoring Honor and Integrity to the White House

I found this AP story that reference a quote from Bush from the 2000 campaign; a promise to restore  “Honor and Integrity in the White House.” With the actions today of commuting Scooter Libby’s sentence, I guess not. Republicans will bring up President Clinton’s pardon of Marc Rich; let them.  Rich’s lawyer was Scooter Libby. But at…

Bush Spares Scooter Libby from Jail

They can get away with anything, can’t they? Bush commutes sentence for Libby THE ASSOCIATED PRESS July 2, 2007, 5:52 PM EDT President Bush commuted the sentence of former aide I. Lewis “Scooter” Libby Monday, sparing him from a 2 1/2-year prison term in the CIA leak case. Bush left intact a $250,000 fine and…

Bush: It wasn’t the plan that failed…

Bush: Maybe U.S. Military ‘Just Not Very Good’ This is just too hilarious not to read:  June 27, 2007 | Issue 43•26 WASHINGTON, DC—Departing from his usual hopeful rhetoric during a question-and-answer session with reporters in the White House Rose Garden, President Bush suggested Tuesday that the war in Iraq has not been successful because…

Bush won’t supply subpoenaed documents

Today AP reports (in the OCRegister) that the President, or is it King, has deciderd that he does not have to answer to the United States Congress. WASHINGTON (AP) — President Bush, moving toward a constitutional showdown with Congress, asserted executive privilege Thursday and rejected lawmakers’ demands for documents that could shed light on the…

Jack Cafferty lays into Bush

Found this on Crooks and Liars. Just too good not to cross-post. Jack Cafferty: “How’s That Workin’ Out For You, Mr. President?” By: Logan Murphy on Saturday, June 16th, 2007 at 12:28 PM – PDT Never at a loss for words, Jack Cafferty had a thing or two to say to President Bush on Friday’s…