posted on Feb, 3 2005 @ 06:25 PM
CNN is finally reporting the story...
Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld says he twice offered President Bush his resignation during the height of the Abu Ghraib prison abuse scandal,
but the president refused to accept it.
In an interview to be aired Thursday night on CNN's "Larry King Live," Rumsfeld says: "I submitted my resignation to President Bush twice during
that period and told him that ... I felt that he ought to make the decision as to whether or not I stayed on. And he made that decision and said he
did want me to stay on."
Last April, photos surfaced showing U.S. troops abusing Iraqi detainees at Abu Ghraib prison near Baghdad, sparking a furor internationally and on