Key false statements

By The Center for Public Integrity

A selection of the Bush administration's most egregious statements about the threat of Saddam Hussein and Iraq

Search the 935 Iraq War false statements

We list every public statement made by top Bush administration officials on the existence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.

Methodology

By The Center for Public Integrity

A look inside the Center's reporting process for Iraq: The War Card

McClellan book confirms Center's 'Iraq: The War Card' report

By Caitlin Ginley

In a new memoir, former White House press secretary Scott McClellan became the first Bush administration official to confirm the orchestrate

Evaluating Congress

By Aaron Mehta

Members of Congress were far less likely than the Bush administration to spread false statements about the need for war in Iraq, according t

A song in the key of deception

By Josh Israel

“A think tank did the counting. The numbers still could rise. Total what we were told before the war: 935 lies.”...

Bibliography

By The Center for Public Integrity

Sources from the Iraq: The War Card project

The top officials

By The Center for Public Integrity

Roles and short biographies of the eight individuals responsible for the 935 false statements