Hillary voted for war?
Here's what Bush said in 2002:
Q Mr. President, how important is it that that resolution give you an authorization of the use of force?
BUSH: That will be part of the resolution, the
authorization to use force. If you want to keep the peace,
Okay, once again:
BUSH: It's a chance for Congress to say, we support
the administration's ability to keep the peace.
Remember? Bush said he wanted the authorization
to use force so that he'd have a strong bargaining
That's why 77 senators voted for the resolution. As John Kerry said at the time,
"Let me be clear, the vote I will give to the
President is for one reason and one reason only:
And we did get new, tough weapons inspections
in joint concert with our allies.
It wasn't just possible to support the resolution
without supporting Bush's war
There's nothing incoherent about Kerry's position.
Bush blew it. The resolution had the effect
Oh, and when Obama
voted for the war"--it's a lie.