Verbatim: Jun. 28, 2004

"We have no credible evidence that Iraq and al-Qaeda cooperated on attacks against the United States." PRELIMINARY REPORT of the commission investigating 9/11

"The reason I keep insisting that there was a relationship between Iraq and Saddam and al-Qaeda [is] because there was a relationship between Iraq and al-Qaeda." PRESIDENT BUSH, responding to the commission's report at a press conference

"Because of President Bush's leadership, an enemy of all Jews and an enemy of Israel was finally vanquished." NOAM NEUSNER, White House liaison, in an e-mail to Jewish community leaders, promoting a speech delivered by Bush in which he declared...

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