Dear Bush-supporters: You can't just say "I'm sorry"

David Sirota: In Sunday's Times Bush's former strategist tried to weasel out of the Bush camp... not so fast...
In reading the New York Times report about President Bush’s top strategist Matt Dowd now criticizing Bush, three thoughts came to mind that have been bugging me for quite a while. Here they are, as I want to get them off my chest:

1. I’m tired of Republicans believing that, after destroying the country, all they have to say is “sorry” or "I didn't know Bush was such a right winger" and all should be forgiven. Matt Dowd, Bush’s chief strategist, is the latest guy pulling this nonsense, though certainly not the first. The New York Times ran what essentially was his...
David Sirota is a veteran political strategist and author of Hostile Takeover, a New York Times bestseller about the corruption of both political parties.
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