While the minority views pick some nits, no one really tries to defend Bush or Cheney. They are has-beens. But many GOP senators are privately disconsolate that this administration has delivered the moral high ground to the left, free of charge. And it’s only going to get worse.
From Chairman Rockefeller’s remarks:
“Unfortunately, our Committee has concluded that the Administration made significant claims that were not supported by the intelligence. In making the case for war, the Administration repeatedly presented intelligence as fact when in reality it was unsubstantiated, contradicted, or even non-existent.”1:27 pm on June 5, 2008 Email Christopher Manion