3,807. 9/6/2002

“On September 6 [2002], in an interview in his office, [Chief of Staff Andrew] Card went so far as to characterize the push to Iraq as a sales campaign that the White House had waited to launch until the summer doldrums were over. ‘From a marketing point of view, you don’t introduce new products in August,’ he said.”

 – Elisabeth Bumiller, Condoleezza Rice: An American Life, Page 191

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