Bushism of the Day

Bushism of the Day

Bushism of the Day

The 43rd president's accidental wit and wisdom.
July 19 2007 6:44 PM

Bushism of the Day

"I cannot look a mother and father of a troop in the eye and say, 'I'm sending your kid into combat, but I don't think we can achieve the objective.' "—Washington, D.C., July 12, 2007

Click here  to see video of Bush's comments. The Bushism is at 18:46.

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