Former White House Press Secretary Scott McClellan’s upcoming memoir titled, What Happened: Inside the Bush White House and Washington’s Culture of Deception, concluded: ” ‘What I do know is that war should only be waged when necessary, and the Iraq war was not necessary.’ ”

 – Michael D. Shear, “Ex-Press Aide Writes that Bush Misled U.S. on Iraq,” The Washington Post, May 28, 2008