George W. Bush is back. And he’s got a plan! Freedom overseas? Yes — it would be nice to be free of George W. Bush’s destructive and costly neocon agenda (and I know many people overseas agree) but sadly the current White House occupant seems to be following the same authoritarian script; Bush hit Iraq and Afghanistan, and Obama seems intent to continue expanding the wars into Pakistan and Yemen.
These guys have the durability of tungsten: A foreign policy expert and former advisor to Presidents Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush, will discuss "The Freedom Agenda and the Middle East," at Duke University on Tuesday. Elliott Abr... Read Post
Sifting through the debris of George W. Bush’s Middle East “freedom agenda,” Shadi Hamid writes “for all its singularly destructive actions, the Bush administration might very well be the only administration to have ever challenged ... Read Post
Bruce Bartlett remembers George H.W. Bush fondly: Twenty years ago, the last serious Republican effort to reduce the budget deficit took place when George H.W. Bush agreed to negotiate with congressional Democrats on a budget deal. ... Read Post