Category Archives: Andrew Card

Tom Ridge Under Fire

Just yesterday, explosive new allegations from Bush Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge confirmed what many had suspected: that Bush used terror alarms to frighten Americans into voting for him. Predictably, two Bush staffers rebutted Ridge today: “We went over backwards … Continue reading

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Selling Iran, Part One

“From a marketing point of view, you don’t introduce new products in August.” – White House Chief of Staff Andrew Card on advance public relations for the invasion of Iraq. In fits and starts, the marketing blitz for an attack … Continue reading

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