"We have had good debates and soon we will have a nominee who will carry a conservative banner into this election and beyond," Bush said. "The stakes in November are high. . . . Prosperity and peace are in the balance. So with confidence in our vision and faith in our values, let us go forward, fight for victory and keep the White House in 2008."He's right about a couple things -- the stakes are high, and peace and prosperity do hang in the balance. Less than a year to go, and counting . . .
Friday, February 08, 2008
TGIF Presidential Countdown: Just 347 days until somebody other than McCain succeeds Bush
At noon on January 20, 2009, George W. Bush will leave office, and someone other than John McCain will take the oath as his successor. Though not if Dubya has anything to say about it. In a speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington today, Bush implicitly endorsed McCain.