Tuesday, November 22, 2005

Bush knew that there was no connection between Hussein and Al Qaeda.

You know the claim that the Congress saw the "same intelligence" as the White House?

That's a lie.

This is one piece that Congress DIDN'T see.

And it was something ELSE Bush lied about.

Key Bush Intelligence Briefing Kept From Hill Panel

By Murray Waas, special to National Journal
Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005

Ten days after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, President Bush was told in a highly classified briefing that the U.S. intelligence community had no evidence linking the Iraqi regime of Saddam Hussein to the attacks and that there was scant credible evidence that Iraq had any significant collaborative ties with Al Qaeda, according to government records and current and former officials with firsthand knowledge of the matter.

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