To Pres. Bush: 10 Things We Hate About You
10. Harriet Miers: Conservatives and liberals alike were mad over the nomination of Miers to the U.S. Supreme Court, and with good reason. Miers had never served as a judge and refused to properly answer questions relating to her past professional life with accuracy and detail. Bush’s advisors must not have told him that being Best Friends Forever with someone doesn’t make her qualified to sit on the highest court in the United States. But as we later learned, Bush’s eagerness to hire his incompetent cronies was a more serious problem than we’d thought.
9. Signing Statements: With over 750 signing statements issued during his two terms in office, Bush has side-stepped one of our most basic constitutional protections