Bush Library Speech....“In democracy, the purpose of public office is not to fulfill personal ambition. Elected officials must serve a cause greater than themselves. The political winds blow left and right, polls rise and fall, supporters come and go. But in the end, leaders are defined by the convictions they hold. “As president, I tried to act on these principles every day. It wasn’t always easy and it certainly wasn’t always popular. ~ W
Just when you think he couldn't be more shameless, President Bush charged $100,000 for a speech to wounded veterans. This after starting the Iraq War based on lies to profit himself and Pentagon contractors, and which has claimed the lives of 1 million innocent Iraqis, 22 veteran suicides per day, and cost $4 trillion. SHARE if you agree Bush should be in prison for war crimes instead of profiting from innocent people's suffering!
Remembering September 11 Photo: President George W. Bush holds the badge of George Howard, a police officer killed in the September 11 attacks. On September 20, 2001, President George W. Bush addressed a Joint Session of Congress. Toward the end of his speech, the president held up the NYPD silver badge and said,
When Bush spoke after his presidential photo was unveiled- his speech was pretty amazing. Bush said: "Mr. Obama, when you are facing a tough decision feel free to come over here, look at my photo and ask yourself 'What would George Bush do?'". (WWGBD) :)
President George W. Bush: Bullhorn Speech to Emergency Rescue Workers at 9/11 Ground Zero, New York. Delivered 14 September 2001. Complete transcript and audio mp3 at: http://www.americanrhetoric.com/speeches/gwbush911groundzerobullhorn.htm