He wanted to. He but bombed Iraq instead.<quoted text>
President Clinton did not invade Iraq
LILY, PLEASE READ THIS...PLEASE!! Taken DIRECTLY from the terms laid out in H.R.4655 Iraq Liberation Act of 1998:
"Iraq Liberation Act of 1998 - Declares that it should be the policy of the United States to SEEK TO REMOVE THE SADDAM HUSSEIN REGIME FROM POWER IN IRAQ and to replace it with a democratic government.
"Expresses the sense of the Congress that once the Saddam Hussein regime is removed from power in Iraq, the United States should support Iraq's transition to democracy by providing humanitarian assistance to the Iraqi people and democracy transition assistance to Iraqi parties and movements with democratic goals..."
It can't be any more clear. It really can't.