Bushisms of the Week

Bushisms of the Week

Bushisms of the Week

Politics and policy.
March 17 2000 10:59 AM

Bushisms of the Week

"People make suggestions on what to say all the time. I'll give you an example; I don't read what's handed to me. People say, 'Here, here's your speech, or here's an idea for a speech.' They're changed. Trust me."

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--Interview with the New York Times, March 15, 2000

"Because I'm a forgiving person. People know it's not true. I believe, eventually, that inured to my benefit, primarily because people listened to the call, listened to the accusation and filtered it out, based on who I am."

--In answer to a question about how he forgives John McCain for portraying him as anti-Catholic, same interview.

For more, see " The Complete Bushisms."