Internal GOP Memo Attacks Bush Handling Of Economy

08/01/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • The Plum Line

An internal GOP memo prepared to brief some House Republicans as part of an ongoing probe into the Bank of America-Merrill Lynch deal takes direct aim at an unlikely target: Former President George W. Bush.

The memo directly blames Bush's handling of the economic meltdown, and it coins a striking new phrase linking Bush and Obama and blaming both administration's bailout policies in tandem for exacerbating the meltdown: "The Great Bush-Obama Economic Intervention."

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