Partial list of Bush lies in past SOTU addresses

Discussion in 'Politics & Religion' started by james_bond_3rd, Jan 23, 2007.

  1. 2001:
    http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/print/inaugural-address.html
    "my solemn pledge: I will work to build a single nation of justice and opportunity."

    Liar.

    2002:
    http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2002/01/print/20020129-11.html
    "Our men and women in uniform deserve the best weapons, the best equipment ..."

    Liar.

    "Members, you and I will work together in the months ahead on other issues: a cleaner environment"

    Liar.

    2003:
    http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2003/01/print/20030128-19.html
    "We will not deny, we will not ignore, we will not pass along our problems to other Congresses, to other presidents, and other generations."

    Liar.

    "Federal spending should not rise any faster than the paychecks of American families."

    Liar.

    "The British government has learned that Saddam Hussein recently sought significant quantities of uranium from Africa. Our intelligence sources tell us that he has attempted to purchase high-strength aluminum tubes suitable for nuclear weapons production."

    Liar.

    "Evidence from intelligence sources, secret communications, and statements by people now in custody reveal that Saddam Hussein aids and protects terrorists, including members of al Qaeda. Secretly, and without fingerprints, he could provide one of his hidden weapons to terrorists, or help them develop their own."

    Liar.

    "Imagine those 19 hijackers with other weapons and other plans -- this time armed by Saddam Hussein."

    Liar.

    2004:
    http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2004/01/print/20040120-7.html
    "We're working with Iraqis and the United Nations to prepare for a transition to full Iraqi sovereignty by the end of June."

    Liar.

    "Month by month, Iraqis are assuming more responsibility for their own security and their own future."

    Liar.

    2006:
    http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2006/01/print/20060131-10.html
    "We're on the offensive in Iraq, with a clear plan for victory."

    Liar.

    "we should be able to further decrease our troop levels -- but those decisions will be made by our military commanders, not by politicians in Washington, D.C."

    Liar.
     
  2. Here's a few of my favorite POTUS lying quotes....

    "I did not have sexual relations with that woman...Ms. Lewinsky"--Wild Bill

    "Read my lips....NO NEW TAXES"--Old man Bush (O.K., so he wasn't president yet, but it's still a great f*cking lie!!!)

    "I am not a crook"--Dick Nixon