Embargoed Interview Reveals Ford Opposed Iraq War

HeadlineDec 28, 2006

Meanwhile, a newly published interview that had been embargoed until after his death reveals Ford opposed the Iraq War. Speaking to Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward in July 2004, Ford said he “very strongly” disagreed with the Bush administration’s decision to invade Iraq, which he called “a big mistake” and unrelated to the national security of the United States.

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