Harry hope 2011-12-16 02:05:11
The controversy over Iraq is set to follow Blair to Washington this
week, when he meets with President George W. Bush on Thursday.
The U.S. president is facing congressional Democrats’ calls for
investigations into the quality of U.S. intelligence about Iraq.
Bush last week withdrew a statement he made in January that Iraq was
seeking to buy uranium from Niger after it emerged the claim was based
on forged documents.
From Bloomberg, 7/13/03:
Blair Resignation Call
Support for Labour and Blair is falling amid the row over the
justification for war, polls show.
A YouGov. Ltd survey last week said 54 percent of voters say they no
longer trust the prime minister.
Short today said Blair should quit because he’s a liability to the
“It would be in the interests of Tony Blair himself and his legacy of
the Labour Party, and actually of the country, if he would think of
making a voluntary departure,” Short told GM-TV.
Bush and puppy Blair are joined at the hip.