In 2004, incumbent president George W. Bush won a decisive re-election, his party holding strong majorities in Congress with no obvious signs of weakness.
In a press conference November 4th 2004, this master of incompetence said:
"And it's one of the wonderful -- it's like earning capital. You asked, do I feel free. Let me put it to you this way: I earned capital in the campaign, political capital, and now I intend to spend it. It is my style."
Yeah ... he spent it!
His REPUBLICAN administration has ended its second term with a SOCIALIST purchase of worthless and/or toxic assets from PRIVATE banks using PUBLIC money (to the tune of $700 BILLION!).
From November 5th 2008 to January 20th 2009, the new slogan in George W Bush's White House is going to be:
"Shred baby, shred!"
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