Congressional Democrats remove heads from sand

Wow, look at that. Somebody — maybe even the press — finally told Congressional Democrats about the Downing Street Memo. You know, the document containing the top secret, pre-war minutes of British prime minister Tony Blair’s national security team? The one that says:

Bush wanted to remove Saddam, through military action, justified by the conjunction of terrorism and WMD. But the intelligence and facts were being fixed around the policy.

It’s only been posted on the UK Times website since the beginning of May.


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