Just because Bush failed in the attempt does not mean it was a reason.<quoted text>
Ya, all that oil we got[not], does Bush still have a swimming pool full of it?
The dream of an oil rich nation that would be a close ally.
An oil rich country for Halliburton.
As it was, it propped up the price of oil making oil companies prosper. That Iraq war probably jacked up the price of oil by $30/ bbl.