In response to Bob Hahn 'Alternative universe'
Last updated 1/24/2008 at Noon
Regarding the CIA informing Bush that Saddam had no WMDs or programs: Tyler Drumheller, a 26-year ex-senior officer with the CIA, said, “, the policy was set. The war in Iraq was coming. And they were looking for intelligence to fit into the policy, to justify the policy.”
The CIA had high-level, credible intelligence that Iraq “had no active weapons of mass destruction program.” He also noted, “…I think over time, people will look back on this and see this is going to be one of the great policy mistakes of all time.”
Last year Drumheller’s story was corroborated by two ot...