by Teh Nutroots | Give the man this: he kept his mouth shut for five whole months. Between them, Bush and Cheney are setting a whole new precedent for past administrations to abuse new ones -- just as they set new precedents for current administrations to abuse their power and to create an atmosphere of fear and represession.
But give Bush this as well....he didn't go on national TV to do his blathering. Yet.
"I know it's going to be the private sector that leads this country out of the current economic times we're in," the former president said to applause from members of a local business group. "You can spend your money better than the government can spend your money."