Tumblr Icon RSS Icon

Three Years Ago Today, Bush Misled Us Into War

By Faiz Shakir  

"Three Years Ago Today, Bush Misled Us Into War"


google plus icon

Three years ago today, President Bush visited Cincinnati to deliver a major address outlining the reasons for war, just as Congress was considering whether to vote in favor of giving Bush the authorization to attack Iraq. On October 7, 2002, Bush made a number of misleading and exaggerated statements about the Iraqi threat.

We’ve conducted a line-by-line debunking of Bush’s 2002 speech that demonstrates how the American public was misled into the Iraq war. See the full report here.

‹ October 7: The Beginning of CIA Leak Scandal, The Beginning of the End

NEW: DeLay Campaign Accepted Illegal Corporate Contributions ›

By clicking and submitting a comment I acknowledge the ThinkProgress Privacy Policy and agree to the ThinkProgress Terms of Use. I understand that my comments are also being governed by Facebook, Yahoo, AOL, or Hotmail’s Terms of Use and Privacy Policies as applicable, which can be found here.