Harry Reid now:
At a press conference announcing a package of proposals to help small business, the Nevada Democrat said Republicans were obstructing legislation to help the economy for political reasons.
“They think the worse the economy is come November, the better they’re going to do election-wise,” Reid said.
Harry Reid then:
“Now I believe, myself, that the Secretary of State, Secretary of Defense, and you have to make your own decision as to what the President knows, that this war is lost, and that the surge is not accomplishing anything as indicated by the extreme violence in Iraq yesterday.”
But that was different, right?