Bush sends a message as clear as day: He is above the law…and our constitution… Bush is complicit in the cover-up, the lying and obstruction.
No wonder Libby is smirking...
Via The Nation
It's appropriate. The president who led the nation into a disastrous war in Iraq by peddling false statements and misrepresentations has come to the rescue of a White House aide convicted of lying by commuting his sentence. Before the ink was dry on today's court order denying Scooter Libby's latest appeal--a motion to allow him to stay out of jail while he was challenging his conviction--George W. Bush commuted Libby's sentence.