On this the third anniversary of President Bush's infamous "Mission Accomplished" speech aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln, the American people have grown cynical over prospects in Iraq. A new CNN poll shows only 9% of Americans believe the mission in Iraq has been accomplished; 44% believe it never will be. Meanwhile, ThinkProgress has catalogued just what President Bush has accomplished in Iraq so far.
Here, then, is a look back at the Bush speech and its aftermath. Three years later, the administration still can't come clean with the American people:
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