May 2, 2008: McCain slowly but surely distancing self from Bush (Reuters)

  • "Five years after George Bush declared 'missionaccomplished,' and John McCain told the American people that'the end is very much in sight' in Iraq, we have lost thousandsof lives, spent half a trillion dollars, and we're no safer.It's time to turn the page on Washington's false promises andfailed judgments on foreign policy," said Democratic candidateBarack Obama.