Steve Chapman on Republican Amnesia


After spending eight years rallying behind every scheme of George W. Bush—the Medicare prescription drug program, No Child Left Behind, a trillion-dollar war based on false claims—Republicans now act as though they never met the guy. If some Republicans had their way, however, there would be another Bush on this year's ticket, namely Jeb. Whenever speculation bubbles about a deadlocked convention turning to a unity candidate, his is the name at the top of the list of potential saviors.