President Obama has been clear that he wishes to look to the future and pursue an active domestic agenda, rather than dwelling on the mistakes of the prior administration. Unfortunately, revelations like the recent report that Vice President Cheney ordered the CIA to not reveal to Congress a program designed to assasinate Al Qaeda leaders, make this desire more difficult. See this very good Question and Answer article on this subject.
Will we really be able to move on from the Bush-era controvesies if we don’t confront them? I am of the opinion we cannot. What do you bloggers think?