Washington Post Reveals Bush Will Be President Forever
State of the Union, blah blah, economy, expectations, legacy ... wait, what?
For years, President Bush and his advisers expressed frustration that the White House received little credit for the nation's strong economic performance because of public discontent about the Iraq war. Today, the president is getting little credit for improved security in Iraq, as the public increasingly focuses on a struggling U.S. economy.
That is the problem Bush faces as he prepares to deliver his seventh and probably final State of the Union address tonight.
Economy, War To Dominate State of Union [WaPo via Talking Points Memo]