Outgoing President George W. Bush quietly boards his helicopter and leaves for Texas, commenting only: "Today is not about me. Today is a historical day for our nation and people."
Outgoing President Bill Clinton schedules two separate radio addresses to the nation, and organizes a public farewell speech/ rally in downtown Washington D.C. scheduled to directly conflict with incoming President Bush's inauguration ceremony.
President Bush leaves office without issuing a single Presidential pardon, only granting a commutation of sentence to two former border patrol agents convicted of shooting a convicted drug smuggler. He does not grant any type of clemency to Scooter Libby or any other former political aide, ally, or business partner.
President Clinton issues 140 pardons and several commutations of sentence on his final day in office. Included in these a
I find this very interesting. I think one of the best points made here is how the media treats the inauguration party spending. :) "The country needs a good party" if its Obama" "How dare Bush party it up when troops have a need." if its the repub's. The media is open about their bias's. I try not to be surprised.
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Just some interesting facts.....
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Next question overall
sorry but what is TMI??? AND SO, DH?? NEW TO ALL THIS :(
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