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Bush Cheney and Bloomberg at 500 or so

With New York IMC slow or down from the crush of people accessing (I guess), CSPAN just announced Bloomburg will be at a meeting to greet him sponsored by AIPAC (?) at the NY Pier, wherever that is--imminently. For what it is worth.
With New York IMC slow or down from the crush of people accessing (I guess), CSPAN just announced Bloomburg will be at a meeting to greet him sponsored by AIPAC (?) at the NY Pier, wherever that is--imminently. For what it is worth.
... 29.Aug.2004 13:55

this thing here

AIPAC is the most powerful and most connected israeli american lobby in washington. AIPAC is under investigation as of this second for alleged involvement in the passing on of top secret executive policy statements regarding iran to the israeli government.

so it's, well, interesting to say the least, that their little get together would kick off the convention, and would feature so many prominent leaders from the GOP and the bush admin. i imagine over wine, cocktails, lobster, filet mignon and mutual ego stroking, there will be a little damage control and mutual assurance going on...