Independent Christian Voice

Tuesday

To Bush apologists: How is this not an example of Bush lying?

Yesterday, Bush reluctantly admitted to NSA eavesdropping on American citizens without a warrant after a published NY Times story exposing the practice in place since shortly after 9/11/2001. Contrast that with what he said during his re-election campaign (April 20, 2004):
Secondly, there are such things as roving wiretaps. Now, by the way, any time you hear the United States government talking about wiretap, it requires -- a wiretap requires a court order. Nothing has changed, by the way. When we're talking about chasing down terrorists, we're talking about getting a court order before we do so. It's important for our fellow citizens to understand, when you think Patriot Act, constitutional guarantees are in place when it comes to doing what is necessary to protect our homeland, because we value the Constitution.