The White House has issued a point by point response to the charges made by Richard Clarke. For many, the rebuttals will make sense and as everyone has noticed, there is plenty of 9-11 blame to go around. Yet there is one place where it will be difficult to escape the claims made by Clarke: Iraq. The facts on the ground completely support the claims in his book, and that seems to become more true with each passing day. Here is more on the matter that is making headlines.
. . . Monday March 22, 2004