Quote of the day

President Bush is all about planning -- and accountability too, of course.

By Alex Koppelman

Published April 25, 2008 6:49PM (EDT)

You know, I'm really not interested in policies that are long on rhetoric and short on results. I think the taxpayers, as well as the people we're trying to help, need to know our strategy is well-defined, with clear goals, and we hold people accountable.

That's President Bush, speaking Friday in Hartford, Conn., at an event to mark Malaria Awareness Day.

Alex Koppelman

Alex Koppelman is a staff writer for Salon.

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