After seven years of an intense partnership, the president turns out to have been the idea generator after all, shifting Rice from her realist roots and infusing her with the idealistic desire to spread democracy throughout the Middle East. Now, in words that echo the president's, she awaits history's verdict.
"I'm enough of an historian to know that my reputation will be what my reputation is," Rice told reporters earlier this year. "It might be different in five months from five years to 50 years, and so I'm simply not going to worry about that."
This article is adapted from Glenn Kessler's "The Confidante: Condoleezza Rice and the Creation of the Bush Legacy," to be released tomorrow.
Monday, September 03, 2007
Decider - n - Chief
Staff writer, Glen Kessler of Washington Post admit who is the Decider - n - Chief in America! 'Idea generator', he writes about Pres. Bush. (from RealClearpolitics.com)