Jun 15, 2015 7:26 PM GMT
Jeb Bush: 'ISIS didn't exist when my brother was president' and al-Qaida was 'wiped out'
After former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush faced a tough couple of weeks related to his comments about whether he would have invaded Iraq even if he had known about faulty intelligence, he used a new tactic in New Hampshire: Blame President Barack Obama.
Technically, yes, a group with the name "ISIS" did not exist under President Bush.
The group’s roots, however, trace back to 2004.
"There were evolutions that took place with some of the name changes,"
Bush’s statement contains an element of truth but ignores critical facts that would give a different impression. We rate this claim Mostly False....